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A Little History Of Australia

A Little History Of Australia (Hardback)

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This history of Australia tells the whole story of the Great Southern Land, from its Aboriginal origins to 1997, including: discovery by European navigators who claimed the land as their own - even though it was already inhabited; the First Fleet, convict settlements, the gold rushes and turn-of-the-century questions about whether Australia could be a perfect society; the birth-pangs of a federated nation, and the experience of Australians in the world's wars; and continuing tension over links with Britain, massive post-war immigration, successes and problems of the 20th century, and the celebration of a distinctly Australian way of life.

History & PoliticsRegional & national historyAustralasian & Pacific history Publisher: Melbourne University Press Publication Date: 06/08/1996 ISBN-13: 9780522847574  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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