Books

Townsville Museum has a comprehensive collection of limited edition Books for sale by well known North Queensland Authors. Browse through our range on this site and order online. Follow the link to place an order. New releases will be coming soon.

Race Relations In North Queensland

Price: $16.00
A collection of experiences from around the north.

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A Christmas Card In April

Price: $16.00
Station life on the Palmer River in the 1940s and 1950s.

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A Cup Of Tea A Bex And A Good Lie Down

Price: $15.00
Medication abuse in Australia.

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Discovering Australasia

Price: $11.00
Essays on Philippine- Australian interactions.

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From Bush To Station

Price: $11.00
Aboriginal labour in the North Queensland pastoral industry 1861-1897.

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Frontier Town

Price: $30.00
Helga Griffin’s book gives insight into issues that affected Townsvilleans in the first two decades of Townsville’s life. It is an informative study of the history of the town and its economy which was so dependent on the resource rich hinterland.

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Gateway To A Golden Land

Price: $25.00
Townsville to 1884.

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Gold Iron And Steam

Price: $12.00
The industrial archaeology of the Palmer Goldfield.

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Goldfields That Made Townsville 1024 Px

Price: $33.00
This book investigates the goldfields of Cape River, Ravenswood and Charters Towers which assisted in the development of Townsville and formed two of the north’s biggest inland towns, Ravenswood and Charters Towers.

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Health And Healing

Price: $11.00
Health issues in tropical Australia and Papua New Guinea.

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Letters From Laura

Price: $11.00
A bush schoolmaster in Cape York Peninsula 1892-96.

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News From Nulla

Price: $10.00
Correspondence of Rebecca and George Cain, 1886 to 1877.

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No Swank Here

Price: $12.00
The development of the Whitsundays as a tourist destination to the early 1970s.

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Partner In Progress

Price: $11.00
A history of electricity supply in North Queensland from 1897 to 1987.

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Peripheral Visions

Price: $16.00
Essays on Australian regional and local history.

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Random Recollections

Price: $25.00
Don McDonald’s Random Recollections 1913-2005 is a memoir about his life growing up and working in Townsville. It also covers his years in military service overseas and his eventual return to settle in the Townsville area.

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Sotto La Croce Del Sud

Price: $11.00
The Jumna immigrants of 1891.

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Bowly Papers

Price: $22.00
Letters 1873-78, Reminiscences, & Photographs 1873-91, of C.W. Bowly in North Queensland.

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Townsville 1888

Price: $18.00
A collection of annotated photographs.

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Watermelon And Custard

Price: $29.00
Memories of Boarding School at St. Bernard,Herberton.

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Well Beaten Paths

Price: $16.00
Aborigines of the Herbert Burdekin District, North Queensland. An ethnographic and archaeological Study.

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