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Australians. [Volume 2], From Eureka to the Diggers

Author: Thomas Keneally
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book brings to life the vast range of characters who have formed our national story, in the second volume of a unique history of Australia.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Keneally
ISBN: 9781742374482 1742374484
OCLC Number: 755829864
Description: xiv, 449 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), facsimiles, portraits ; 26 cm
Contents: 1. Old and new faces in a colonial society: 1860s to 1870s --
2. Taking further shape: 1860s to 1870s --
3. One hundred years complete: 1880s --
4. The last colonial decade: 1890s --
5. Seeking federation, and having it: late 1890s to 1914 --
6. The Great War: onset and the early gambits --
7. War and peace: from France and Flanders to the peace.
Other Titles: From Eureka to the Diggers
Responsibility: Thomas Keneally.

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