JARDEE: The Mill That Cheated Time

By: Owens, Doreen

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ix, + 214pp., a line-drawn area map, Jardee town and mill map, plus b/white halftone plates throughout. Book clean. Spine firm, minimally canted. Colour-art illustrated ('Jardee Mill, c. 1936', Kath Pearce) card wrapper bumped on foredge corners, else nominal edgewear. Several highlighted names in index, else textblock unmarked. 'Jardee' is the story of a small town, its sawmill and community in an isolated forest area in the south west of Western Australia. While many other mill towns changed over time, Jardee survived as a mill town for eighty years. This is the story . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Acks., 17 chapters. Bibliography, Index of People. Book weight approx. 460g.

Title: JARDEE: The Mill That Cheated Time

Author Name: Owens, Doreen

Categories: Australian Local History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Nedlands, Western Australia, University of Western Australia Press, et al: 1994

ISBN Number: 1875560319

ISBN Number 13: 9781875560318

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013448

Keywords: Local History, Australia, Western Australia, Jardee (W.A.), Sawmills (Western Australia), History, Owens, Doreen J.