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The Oxford companion to Australian history

Author: Graeme Davison; J B Hirst; Stuart Macintyre
Publisher: Melbourne ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Companion draws on the latest scholarship and covers the people, institutions, and events that have shaped Australian society, politics, and culture. It is edited by three of Australia's finest historians - Graeme Davison, John Hirst, and Stuart Macintyre - and includes contributions from 317 scholars and writers throughout Australia." "The Companion contains approximately 1600 entries, ranging from essays of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
History
Encyclopédies
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graeme Davison; J B Hirst; Stuart Macintyre
ISBN: 0195535979 9780195535976
OCLC Number: 42309911
Notes: Maps on endpapers.
Includes index.
Description: xx, 716 pages : maps (some color) ; 26 cm
Other Titles: Australian history
Responsibility: edited by Graeme Davison, John Hirst, Stuart Macintyre, with the assistance of Helen Doyle, Kim Torney.
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