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The fortune hunters; an atomic odyssey in Australia's Wild West, and things seen and heard by the way in a jeep jaunt.

Author: Frank Clune
Publisher: Sydney, Angus and Robertson [1957]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Frank Clune decides to join the (1950s) uranium rush in Australia's Northern Territory, leaving Sydney in a Jeep, with a geologist and geiger counter. While the geologist prospected, Clune met and talked with many 'characters' along the way. Did they find uranium? Yes, but someone found it before them - but they pegged a lease anyway.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Clune
OCLC Number: 10317506
Description: 250 pages illustrations 22 cm

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Frank Clune decides to join the (1950s) uranium rush in Australia's Northern Territory, leaving Sydney in a Jeep, with a geologist and geiger counter. While the geologist prospected, Clune met and talked with many 'characters' along the way. Did they find uranium? Yes, but someone found it before them - but they pegged a lease anyway.

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