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The Resource Australian history in 7 questions, John Hirst

Australian history in 7 questions, John Hirst

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Australian history in 7 questions
Title
Australian history in 7 questions
Statement of responsibility
John Hirst
Title variation
Australian history in seven questions
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'If there are genuine questions about Australian history, there is something to puzzle over. The history ceases to be predictable - and dull.' From the author of The Shortest History of Europe, acclaimed historian John Hirst, comes this fresh and stimulating approach to understanding Australia's past and present
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1942-
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Hirst, J. B.
Dewey number
994
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Australia
Label
Australian history in 7 questions, John Hirst
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-206) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Why did Aborigines not become farmers? -- 2. How did a penal colony change peacefully to a democracy? -- 3. Why was Australia so prosperous so early? -- 4. Why did the Australian colonies federate? -- 5. What effect did convict origins have on national character? -- 6. Why was the postwar migration programme a success? -- 7. Why is Australia not a republic?
Control code
000052726947
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9781863956703
Label
Australian history in 7 questions, John Hirst
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-206) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Why did Aborigines not become farmers? -- 2. How did a penal colony change peacefully to a democracy? -- 3. Why was Australia so prosperous so early? -- 4. Why did the Australian colonies federate? -- 5. What effect did convict origins have on national character? -- 6. Why was the postwar migration programme a success? -- 7. Why is Australia not a republic?
Control code
000052726947
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9781863956703

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