THE NEVER-NEVER LINE: The Story of the North Australia Railway

By: Harvey, J.Y.

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viii, + 368pp. Monochrome, line-drawn, scale drawings endpapers. Intext b/white halftone plates (archival sources, line-drawings, maps and tables). Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt title on unmarked spine. Plain blue boards undamaged. Textblock pristine. Colour-art illustrated ("Spirit of Protest 1942", Roy Hodgkinson), loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally edgeworn only. " 'The Never-Never Line' is the North Australia Railway, an isolated 3ft. 6in. gauge line which ran southward from Darwin to Birdum at the Top End of the Northern Territory. It began operations on 30 September, 1889 . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Dedication, Introduction, Acks., Note on Measures and Currency. 8 chapters, Appendices (5), Bibliography, Units of Measurement, Index. Book weight approx. 1.05 KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.

Title: THE NEVER-NEVER LINE: The Story of the North Australia Railway

Author Name: Harvey, J.Y.

Categories: Railways/Trains/Locomotives/Rolling Stock, Australian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Hyland House: 1987

ISBN Number: 0947062203

ISBN Number 13: 9780947062200

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 013148

Keywords: Transport, Australia, Railway History, Never Never Line. Trains, Railroads, Harvey, J.Y. (James Young), 1922-