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concise history of Australia..

Clive Turnbull

concise history of Australia..

by Clive Turnbull

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Published by Thames & Hudson in London .
Written in English


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Pagination192p. :
Number of Pages192
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Open LibraryOL19983881M

A Concise History of Australia - by Stuart Macintyre June We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Turnbull, Clive, Concise history of Australia. South Yarra, Vic.: Currey-O'Neil, ©

Australia is the last continent to be settled by Europeans, but it also sustains a people and a culture tens of thousands years old. updated edition, this book provides a concise, illustrated introduction to the modern history of Greece, from the first stirrings of the national movement in the late eighteenth century to the present day. BBC History Magazine, ‘As one of a series of works of reference, concise national histories, the book is an interesting, often brilliant combination of new and conventional scholarship, of information, opinion and ideas.’Journal of Australian Colonial History, 'As one of a series of works of reference, concise national histories, the book.

His books include The Oxford History of Australia, Volume 4 (), The History Wars () and, most recently, Australia's Boldest Experiment: War and Reconstruction in the s (). With Alison Bashford he edited the Cambridge History of Australia (). Target / Movies, Music & Books / Books / All Book Genres / History Books ‎ A Concise History of Australia - (Cambridge Concise Histories) 4 Edition by Stuart MacIntyre. $ 0 out of 5 stars with 0 reviews. be the first! be the first! ratings. Help us improve this page. About this item. Details.


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Australia is the last continent to be settled by Europeans, but it also sustains a people and a culture tens of thousands years old. For much of the past years the newcomers have sought to replace the old with the new.

This book tells how they imposed themselves on the land, and brought technology, institutions and ideas to make it their own/5(15). This is the most up-to-date single-volume Australian history available. It draws on the latest research and takes up present concerns with indigenous issues, the concise history of Australia.

book and the republic question. This insightful and entertaining book is essential reading for both nationals and visitors alike/5(15). His books include The Oxford History of Australia, Volume 4 (), The History Wars () and, most recently, Australia's Boldest Experiment: War and Reconstruction in the s ().

With Alison Bashford he edited the Cambridge History of Australia ().Cited by:   A Concise History of Australia (Cambridge Concise Histories) - Kindle edition by Macintyre, Stuart.

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If you've got a bit of time to skim through Australian history this book is a good start. It doesn't delve into the specifics of war or the Stolen Generations but it provides a general and concise overview of the events that took place from the beginning of European settlement until (the edition I read is slightly dated)/5.

This is the most up-to-date single-volume Australian history available. This revised edition incorporates the most recent historical research and contemporary historical debates on frontier violence between European settlers and Aborigines and the Stolen Generations. It covers the Sydney Olympics, the refugee crisis and the 'Pacific solution'/5(15).

‘At long last here is an accessible, sensible, learned and digestible history of Australia. It is a triumph of Stuart Macintyre’s notable scholarship that he has come up with a book that is concise - not brief, not abbreviated - sharp and to the point this is a tremendously useful tool for locals and by:   A Concise History of Australia.

Stuart Macintyre. Cambridge University Press, - History - pages. 1 Review. Australia is the last 5/5(1). Australian Bookseller and Publisher. 'As one of a series of works of reference, concise national histories, the book is an interesting, often brilliant combination of new and conventional scholarship, of information, opinion and ideas.'.

Journal of Australian Colonial History/5(11). xiii, pages: 23 cm "Australia is the last continent to be settled by Europeans, but it also sustains a people and a culture tens of thousands of years old. For much of the past years the newcomers have sought to replace the old with the new.

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0 Reviews. Australia is the last. Stuart Macintyre, one of Australia's most highly regarded historians, revisits A Concise History of Australia to provoke readers to reconsider Australia's past and its relationship to the present.

A concise history of Australia — First published in Subjects History, Settlement and contacts - Colonisation -Republicanisme, Settlement and contacts - Explorers - European, Natievorming, Histoire, Settlement and contacts - Colonisation -Aborigines, Politique et gouvernement, Kolonisatie, Aborigenes d'Australie.

A Concise History of Australia. Stuart Macintyre. Australia is the last continent to be settled by Europeans, but it also sustains a people and a culture tens of thousands years old. For much of the past years the newcomers have sought to replace the old with the new.

This book tells how they imposed themselves on the land, and describes how they brought technology, institutions and ideas to make it. 'At long last here is an accessible, sensible, learned and digestible history of Australia. It is a triumph of Stuart Macintyre's notable scholarship that he has come up with a book that is concise - not brief, not abbreviated - sharp and to the point this Reviews: Synopsis Stuart Macintyre, one of Australia's most highly regarded historians, revisits A Concise History of Australia to provoke readers to reconsider Australia's past and its relationship to the present.

Australia is the last continent to be settled by Europeans, but it also sustains a people and a culture tens of thousands years old. For much of the past years the newcomers have sought to replace the old with the new. This book tells how they imposed themselves on the land, and brought technology, institutions and ideas to make it their own.

Summary In the space of thirty years the circumstances of Australian nationhood changed irrevocably. The country's strategic dependence on Britain drew it into two wars that both originated in European rivalry and together exhausted European supremacy.

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