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Australians. Volume 1, Origins to Eureka

Author: Thomas Keneally
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The first volume of a unique history of Australia where people are always centre stage, from bestselling author Thomas Keneally who brings to life the vast range of characters who have formed our national story."--Publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Keneally
ISBN: 9781741750690 1741750695
OCLC Number: 428992172
Awards: Winner of ABIA (Australian Book Industry Awards) General Non-fiction Book of the Year 2010 (Australia)
Short-listed for Western Australia Premier's Literary Award - Non-fiction 2009 (Australia)
Short-listed for Queensland Premier's Literary Awards (History Book) 2010 (Australia)
Description: xi, 628 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 26 cm
Other Titles: Origins to Eureka
Responsibility: Thomas Keneally.

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The vast range of characters who have formed Australia's national story are brought to life in this work of history by Booker Prize-winner Thomas Keneally, an author of outstanding literary skill and  Read more...

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