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By Annie Boyd

The dependent, present day SS Koombana arrived in Western Australia in March 1909; after merely 3 years of provider within the North West of Australia, the send and her whole supplement disappeared in a late-summer cyclone off the Pilbara coast in 1912. All 156 lives have been misplaced however the break was once by no means discovered. This completely researched and compelling booklet comes nearer than ever prior to to fixing the secret of Australia’s most important maritime catastrophe. writer Annie Boyd spent months camping out alongside the coast, diving and investigating wrecks, discovering the Koombana, and assembly with descendants of these misplaced within the tragedy. This insightful account is the end result of her paintings, which incorporates a 20,000 web page on-line source with history fabric and first sources.

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By Annie Boyd

The dependent, present day SS Koombana arrived in Western Australia in March 1909; after merely 3 years of provider within the North West of Australia, the send and her whole supplement disappeared in a late-summer cyclone off the Pilbara coast in 1912. All 156 lives have been misplaced however the break was once by no means discovered. This completely researched and compelling booklet comes nearer than ever prior to to fixing the secret of Australia’s most important maritime catastrophe. writer Annie Boyd spent months camping out alongside the coast, diving and investigating wrecks, discovering the Koombana, and assembly with descendants of these misplaced within the tragedy. This insightful account is the end result of her paintings, which incorporates a 20,000 web page on-line source with history fabric and first sources.

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