The Story of a Migrant from Austria who's dream is to find the The illusive Opal which he called Rainbow Rock, In his quest it took him and his family to Andamooka, a South Australian Opal Mining... More > town where he spent three years in the desolate and heat scorching outback of South Australia and in this time he experienced a lot of hardship, toil and tribulation from Disasters to Murder and Suicide, none of these stopped him to follow his dream.
His stamina and powerful desire to find Opal, turned his life From Rags to Riches.
It is an excellent book full of adveture and action. If you are an Opalholic or adventures person you most certainly will appreciate this book. This Book has not been edited it is written in the Austrian/English grammar, just like the Author spoke to establish the authenticity.< Less
The Story of an Austrian Migrant in the search for the illusive "Rainbow Rock" namely Opal,
The exoperiences he had in mining this prescious stone, which took him to the outback of South... More > Australia to a mining town by the name of Andamooka. This is where he experienced Murder, Suicide, Plane Crash, Disasters, Despair etc.
The year was 1969. If you are a Opal Lover then you surely will enjoy this publication.
Also a Adventures Person will like this book.< Less