God before Gugeri
Luggers, trucks & water bores & other Kimberley stories
by Michael Gugeri
ISBN ISBN 978-0-85905-567-3, (2014 New), A4, 226pp, heavily illustrated and indexed, 855gms
The Gugeri family have been landmarks in the Kimberley for nearly a century. This book follows four generations of life in the north, from pearling, carrying, Anna Plains station, water boring, Cockatoo Island, oil drilling, wool carting, the Underworld, rockets, fishing, and many incidents and characters. Biographies of Doug Blythe, Billie King and details of many other Kimberley personalities are also offered.