# 27863

GORDON David J. (1865 - 1946)

The “Nile” of Australia : Nature’s gateway to the interior. A plea for the greater utliization of the Murray and its tributaries.

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Adelaide : W. K. Thomas & Co. for the River Murray League of South Australia, 1906. Octavo, illustrated wrappers (edges slightly rubbed, small chip to head and foot of spine), pp. viii; 74; (8), numerous photographic plates, maps. A very good copy.

A fascinating Federation-era insight into the issue of water allocation – a perennial concern in the Murray-Darling basin.