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Mailman of the Birdsville Track : The Story of Tom Kruse
Weidenbach, Kristin,
ISBN: 0733619355
Hachette Australia, Sydney, 2006. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic. Reprint. acknowledgements, maps, preface by author, appendix and references. The text is illustrated, by two inserts of eight pages each. Photographic card cover with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and tan and pale yellow coloured titles to the back strip. Tom Kruse was for 20 years the mailman of the Birdsville Track. "He began in the days before reliable vehicles, good communications and their access in case of emergency. He made running repairs to the truck, and he loaded and unloaded tons of stores to ferry his cargo across flooded creeks. Tom Kruse always got the mail through come drought, hell or high water." -- from the rear fold over panel. Minor creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 315, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Postal Services; Australia; Travel & Places. ISBN: 0733619355. ISBN/EAN: 9780733619359. Inventory No: 0120725. Very Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0120725  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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