Secondhand. Very good condition. Slight bend to front cover otherwise in near fine condition.
In 1918 the troopship Boonah returned to Fremantle with soldiers infected with the Spanish Flu, then rampant in South Africa where the ship had previously docked. The soldiers were sent to the Woodman Point Quarantine Centre, where many died, as did the nurses taking care of them.
June 20202 - There are only a few copies on sale in Australia and one is over $120. Be quick to pick up my copy at a reasonable price.