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Atlantis is missing : a gripping true story of survival in the Australian wilderness / Barbara Winter
Bib ID 1288269
Format BookBook
Author
Winter, Barbara, 1931-
 
Description Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1979 
vi, 152 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0207142335
Summary

Story of survival of Germans Hans Bertram and Adolph Klausmann at Cape Barrier in Kimberleys after Atlantis aircraft ditched; rescue by Aborigines, work of trackers in search parties, help from Forrest River and Drysdale River mission; mention of Oomballie Massacre, Japanese attack on Kalumburu Mission.

Notes

Dustjacket subtitle: A true account, Australia's most bizarre air rescue.

Index: p. 149-152.

Subjects Aeroplanes. Accidents. Rescue operations. Western Australia. Kimberley (Region), 1932.  |  Aircraft accidents -- 1932.  |  Aeronautics -- Western Australia -- Kimberley.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Race relations - Racism - Stereotyping.  |  Miwa / Bagu people (K44) (WA SD52-09)  |  Race relations - Violent.  |  Law enforcement - Police trackers.  |  Transport - Air - Aircraft.  |  Oombulgurri (WA Forrest East Kimberley SD52-10)  |  Kalumburu (WA Drysdale East Kimberley SD52-09)

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