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At home in Australia

作者: Peter Conrad
出版商: New York : Thames & Hudson, ©2003.
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"This is a many-layered story that depicts the making and the remaking of a nation: a social history extending from the trials of the frontier to the hedonistic urban society of the present day; a psychological history describing how the mass or the mob gradually permitted individuals to challenge the country's inherited values; and a cultural history that begins with the harsh, arid earth and shows how the stark  再讀一些...
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資料類型: 網際網路資源
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所有的作者/貢獻者: Peter Conrad
ISBN: 0500511411 9780500511411
OCLC系統控制編碼: 56097347
註釋: Includes index.
描述: 256 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
内容: Ch. 1. A Family Album --
Ch. 2. Earthworks --
Ch. 3. Which Gods? --
Ch. 4. Tree People --
Ch. 5. Spiritual Homes --
Ch. 6. National Characters --
Ch. 7. Artworks --
Ch. 8. Remaking the Map.
責任: Peter Conrad.
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An account of Australia - the people, the bush, the desert, the cities - as it was when the country was allowed to be itself, compared with what it has become. Its story is accompanied by numerous  再讀一些...

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"He is one of our most acute cultural critics: he is cruelly perceptive, frighteningly intelligent, and overwhelmingly eloquent."

 
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