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Walking the Simpson Desert / [by] C. Warren Bonython
Bib ID 2836868
Format BookBook
Author
Bonython, C. Warren (Charles Warren), 1916-
 
Description Adelaide : Rigby, 1980 
160p., 16p. of plates(part col.) : ill., maps ; 22cm. 
ISBN 0727011731
Summary

"Charles was also a modern day adventurer, taking an expedition across the Simpson Desert with Warren Bonython in 1973 - a time when the desert was just starting to open up to vehicles...It took them 32 days, they walked 463 kilometres and they pulled 250 kilos..The pair went without camels or packhorses, instead pulling behind them an aluminium trailer containing their food and supplies"--Obituary for Charles McCubbin ABC Gippsland, 23 June, 2010, Internet.

Full contents Includes index. 
Notes

Index.

Bibliography: p.155-156.

Subjects Bonython, C. Warren.  |  Bonython, C. Warren.  |  Northern Territory. Simpson Desert. Description & travel. Personal observations.  |  Hiking -- Northern Territory -- Simpson Desert.  |  Environment - Deserts.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Simpson Desert -- Description and travel.  |  Simpson Desert (SE Central NT, NE SA SF53, SG53)

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