This book is a history of the Forth River high country, peopled by highland pioneers such as Henry Hellyer, James 'Philosopher' Smith and Gustav Weindorfer. The account ranges from clashes with the Aborigines, white
exploration, grazing, mining, hunting, the timber industry, to the advent of tourism and the development of the national park. 245 x 176mm., pp. 213, black & white plates, maps, notes, bibliography, Nomenclature, index. Trade paperback, pictorial card covers. Contents, no inscriptions; card covers slightly rubbed on corners. NEAR FINE.