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The Resource The Europeans in Australia, Volume three, Nation, Alan Atkinson

The Europeans in Australia, Volume three, Nation, Alan Atkinson

Label
The Europeans in Australia, Volume three, Nation
Title
The Europeans in Australia
Title number
Volume three
Title part
Nation
Statement of responsibility
Alan Atkinson
Title variation
Nation
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the third and final volume of the landmark, award-winning series The Europeans in Australia that gives an account of settlement by Britain. It tells of the various ways in which that experience shaped imagination and belief among the settler people from the eighteenth century to the end of World War I. Volume Three, Nation, tells the story of Australian Federation and the war with a focus, as ever on ordinary habits of thought and feeling. In this period, for the first time the settler people began to grasp the vastness of the continent, and to think of it as their own. There was a mas
Related
Award
  • NSW Premier's History Awards, Australian History Prize, 2015.
  • Victorian Premier's Literary Awards, Nettie Palmer Prize for Non-Fiction, 2015.
  • Victorian Premier's Literary Awards, Victorian Prize for Literature, 2015.
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10406948
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NOV
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Atkinson, Alan
Dewey number
994
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
The Europeans in Australia, Volume three, Nation, Alan Atkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Foreword; EXPLORING; 1. The Elements; 2. Australia's Rural Code; 3. The Commonwealth of Speech; A JIGSAW FOR A CONTINENT; 4. Tyrannous Freedom; 5. The Significance of Brain; 6. Adding North to South; INDIVIDUALITY; 7. Men and Women; 8. Black and White; 9. God and Humanity; The Fourth Dimension; 10. Conscience and Total Calculation; 11. The Voice of the Country; 12. War; Afterword; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
000053329502
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 505 pages
Isbn
9780868409979
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Label
The Europeans in Australia, Volume three, Nation, Alan Atkinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Foreword; EXPLORING; 1. The Elements; 2. Australia's Rural Code; 3. The Commonwealth of Speech; A JIGSAW FOR A CONTINENT; 4. Tyrannous Freedom; 5. The Significance of Brain; 6. Adding North to South; INDIVIDUALITY; 7. Men and Women; 8. Black and White; 9. God and Humanity; The Fourth Dimension; 10. Conscience and Total Calculation; 11. The Voice of the Country; 12. War; Afterword; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
000053329502
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 505 pages
Isbn
9780868409979
Isbn Type
(paperback)

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