Blainey, Geoffrey,: The Rush That Never Ended: A History of Australian Mining
Book Number: 0123092
Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1974. Softcover. Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Line Drawings. Reprint. preface to the second edition, preface by author, list of illustrations, glossary of mining terms, acknowledgements, bibliography and index. Map illustrated endpapers, showing a map of Australia and the major mining centres. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography and four maps. Illustrated front cover, with white coloured titles to the front panel and black titles to the backstrip. The history of mining in Australia from the gold rush days through to the industrial giants of Mount Isa, Broken Hill etc. Creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Fading along the front edge of the front panel, front spine gutter edge and a little to the back strip. Uniform tanning of the text block edges. Previous owner's name to the top right hand corner of the free front end page, top right hand corner of the half title page and to the verso of the rear panel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. , V - X, 389,  pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Line Drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; Mining ; Australia; History. ISBN: 0522839304. ISBN/EAN: 9780522839302. Inventory No: 0123092.