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Follow The Sun by Ron Tullipan

Follow The Sun by Ron Tullipan

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Follow The Sun

A Novel of the Australian Waterfront

by Ron Tullipan

Australasian Book Society, 1960, [First Edition], hardcover, dustjacket

Very Good Condition, a little edge and shelf wear, a little rubbing to edges and corners, no inscriptions, dustjacket shows some edge and shelf wear with some rubbing, bumping, creasing, chipping and small tears to edges and corners (see photographs)

“This is a dramatic and absorbing novel of the Australian maritime industry.  It is a human story of mateship under stress; of a man and woman under the northern palms; of automation on the Queensland wharves and the problems which follow.  It is a story of those colourful characters the Queensland watersiders, told by one of them who has the knack of recreating their waterfront idiom, their camaraderie and lively spirits.  Lew Brody is a man in conflict as automation comes to the tropic town of Sugarport.  What happens to Lew and those close to him is a story of industrial unrest, the cyclonic havoc of “Terrible Tilly” and a romance which unfolds with imaginative inisght.”


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