THE GLINT OF GOLD

A HISTORY AND TOURIST GUIDE OF THE GOLD FIELDS OF THE CENTRAL WEST OF NEW SOUTH WALES

By KERRIN COOK AND DANIEL GARVEY 1999
ISBN (Hard cover) 0957720912
(Soft cover) 095 772 0904

This book covers the history of the goldfields in the Central West of New South Wales in an entertaining and informative way. It contains details of the history of gold discovery in Australia, and also tells the story of all the big and little towns and villages. The areas covered in the book include - Abercrombie, Bathurst/Evans Shire, Blayney, Condobolin/Lachlan Shire, Cowra. Forbes, Grenfell/Weddin Shire, Mudgee, Oberon, Orange/Cabonne Shire, Parkes, Turon, Wellington, West Wyalong/Bland Shire. The book includes many photos and maps.

Indexed. Available for purchase. 372 pages. Soft cover $44. Hard cover $60.50

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