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Title Australian history for dummies / by Alex McDermott.
Author McDermott, Alex.
Publication Milton, Qld. : Wiley Pub. Australia, [2011]
Copyright date ©2011
Description xviii, 427 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Call # 994 M
Series --For dummies
--For dummies.
Note Includes index.
Contents Let's get this country started -- 1920s to 1900: wool, gold, bust and then Federation -- The 20th century: new nation, new trajectories -- 1930 to 1949: going so wrong, so soon? -- 1950 to 2010: prosperity and social turmoil -- The part of tens.
Summary Discover how a penal colony became one of the world's most prosperous nations, in this fun and informative introduction to the people who helped shape Australia's history. Find out about life down under, and discover all the intriguing details the dry history textbooks left out!
Subject Australia -- History.
ISBN 9781742169996 (pbk.) :
1742169996 (pbk.)

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