True Australian Tales
2 books in One
Across the Top
Four years in the top end for Malcolm Douglas and coauthor David Oldmeadow resulted in the film Across the Top and this wonderful account of a country where some of the Aboriginal people they met still bore the scars of bullet wounds suffered in fighting the white invaders
Cape York to Kimberly
George Farwell's book is another in-depth exploration of the facsinating far north region. He paints a sympathetic picture of the people he met and seeks out the ancient patterns of life in the tropical wetlands, rainforests and spectacular hill country through which he traveled.