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Koombana Days

by Annie Boyd

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About the Book

The elegant, ultra-modern S.S. Koombana arrived in Western Australia in March 1909. After only three years of Nor’-West service, the ship and her entire complement disappeared in a late-summer cyclone off the Pilbara coast. The vessel has never been found and the tragedy remains unexplained.

Koombana Days is the story of the ship and of the people in whose lives she figured so large.

Praise for the book
‘It’s a fascinating mix that adds up to a work of social history that is engaging and readable for a wide general audience. [Four stars]’ Tim Coronel, Books+Publishing

Categories
History, Current Affairs, Culture & Social History
Publication Year
2013
Edition
1
Publisher
Fremantle Press
ISBN13
9781921888885
HB/PB
Hardback
Format
Large Format Photographic
Pages
400
Other Editions
Height x Width mm
250 x 175
Sample Chapter
KoombanaDays_SamplePagesCompressed.pdf
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