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Opals of the Never Never

By: Haill, Robert G.

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Kenthurst, NSW, Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1995

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 6905


New, unread, unmarked. The fascinating and raucous history of an enduring Australian boom town. The outback outpost of Cobber Pedy has been the focus of a sustained opal rush since 1915. OPALS OF THE NEVER NEVER explores the town, the gem, and their inexorable link. Historians, sociologists, gem collectors and curiosity seekers will appreciate the singular phenomenon that is Cobber Pedy. OPALS OF THE NEVER NEVER is a lay person's guide to opal mining. Australia supplies... View more info