Title DOT DASH TO DOT COM. A North-West Odyssey.
Book Number 82473
(North Perth), the author, (2002). Wrappers, colour and b&w illust., pp. vi, 282. Fine. ISBN 0 9581967 0 2. A collection of the reminiscences and anecdotes of the surviving post office men and "Morsecodians" who kept the fragile lines of communication between Perth and the North West open through war, atomic tests and natural disasters during the first half of the twentieth century. The author served the Post Office for 44 years, including stays in towns such as Carnarvon, Mt. Magnet, Meekatharra, Port Hedland, Exmouth and Kununurra.
WA north west Western Australia communication communications telecommunications morse code telegraph post office Carnarvon Mt. Magnet Meekatharra Port Hedland Exmouth Kununurra Geraldton NOISBN