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29 July 1983

LP, CD & Cassette

Red Cover LP
(29 July 1983)

Green Cover LP
(March 1984)


Note that on the US and Canadian vinyl and cassette releases, 1000 Stars and Fields of Fire are reversed in the track list.
These tracks are included at the end of the respective sides in the UK, Australia, Hong Kong, Netherlands, New Zealand, South Aruca and Spain cassette editions:
Side A
Angle Park ◆ 
Fields of Fire (12” Mix) ◆ 

Side B
Heart and Soul ◆ 
In A Big Country (12” Mix) ◆ 
The Australian edition of the blue covered Vinyl LP (Mercury BIGA1) includes a bonus record (BETA1) with the 12” Mixes of Fields of Fire and In A Big Country  on either side.
¥  Japanese releases have the album title written as インナ・ビッグ・カントリー which is Japanese for ‘In A Big Country’, but as ‘The Crossing’ when written in English.
Track order unique to the Columbia House 8-Track release
Program 1
In A Big Country
Fields of Fire
1000 Stars

Program 2
Close Action
The Storm (Beginning)

Program 3
The Storm (Conclusion)
Lost Patrol

Program 4
Harvest Home
Bruce Watson: Guitars, E-Bow, Vocals
Stuart Adamson: Vocals, Guitars, E-bow, Piano
Tony Butler: Bass Guitars, Vocals
Mark Brzezicki: Drums, Percussion, Vocals
Additional Vocals by Christine Beveridge