Oxford Companion to Australian History
What is it? Draws on the latest scholarship and covers people, institutions, and events that have shaped Australian society, politics and culture. There are entries on politicians, colonisers, visionaries, newspaper barons, industrialists, explorers, writers, artists, and scientists. There are numerous extended essays on key facets of the nation's life - political, social, cultural, scientific, military, and economic. Readers will find incisive entries on matters such as, art, capital punishment, gambling, language, literature, military history, republicanism, and reconciliation. Contains 1600 entries.
Why use it? Find basic information on Australian history.
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Last updated: 2014-09-21 17:03:16 by Jan Zauha