Secondhand. Good condition. Some edgewear and creasing of book corners. Binding is tight and book is clean. Book is inscribed "Inscribed for Dorothy and Graham, with best wishes Anne Rogers 8.10.2000.
This book is a social history of a Western Australian family spanning the 20th Century. It moves from the hardship of life in the Wheatbelt Region, through the Depression, Second World War and expanding opportunities for women in the 1950s. The first half of the book focuses on the life of Ida and Battley Swift, from Sheffield, who were early settlers at East Kondut and is written by Anne Rogers. The second half of the book contains autobiographical chapters written by Swift descendants.