Paperback edition of a British author's account of his travels in Australia, first published by Hamish Hamilton in 1987 and made into a TV series. Includes a map. Entertaining ... real insights ... this is a book about exotic Australia the fringes, the deserts, the opal mines, the Aborigines, and the North Queensland rednecks' (Guardian).
The author's other works include 'Coming From Behind' (1983), 'Peeping Tom' (1984) and 'Roots Schmoots' (1993). He has lived and worked in Australia and is married to an Australian.
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