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Boom and bust : the rise and fall of the mining industry, greed and the impact on everyday Australians

Author: Royce Kurmelovs
Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. : Hachette Australia, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The bestselling author of THE DEATH OF HOLDEN turns his attention to another important Australian business: mining. BOOM AND BUST is a dirt-under-the-nails look at the people who lived through the best of the mining boom, and how they are dealing with the evaporation of jobs and wealth. Australia's mining boom is a period of history economists and politicians still talk about with a sense of awe. At the time the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
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All Authors / Contributors: Royce Kurmelovs
ISBN: 9780733638725 0733638724 9780733638732 0733638732
OCLC Number: 1030754209
Description: 289 pages ; 24 cm.
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The bestselling author of THE DEATH OF HOLDEN turns his attention to another important Australian business: mining. BOOM AND BUST is a dirt-under-the-nails look at the people who lived through the  Read more...

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Boom and Bust is a dirt-under-the-nails look at the winners, the losers and the impact of the boom that wasn't meant to end. This is a book all Australians should read. * Mildura Midweek *

 
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