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by Jan Basset

  • Author: Jan Basset
  • ISBN: 0195540832
  • ISBN13: 978-0195540833
  • ePub: 1274 kb | FB2: 1408 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Australia & Oceania
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press; Reprint edition (January 15, 1998)
  • Pages: 312
  • Rating: 4.3/5
  • Votes: 704
  • Format: doc mbr azw lit
The Oxford Illustrated Dictionary of Australian History ePub download

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Start by marking The Oxford Illustrated Dictionary of Australian History as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Why were the 'Swing' Rioters transported to Australia? The answers to these and hundreds of other questions about Australia's past can be found in the Oxford Illustrated Dictionary of Australian History. Beginning with the Aboriginal flag and ending with Zeehan, the book has entries on significant people, places, institutions, ideas, movements, events, artefacts, and documents, drawn from political, diplomatic, military, economic, social, cultural, and scientific fields. Extensive cross-references guide the reader to related entries.

Jan Bassett covers it all in this dictionary, and the pictures and illustrations are a nice addition. The portrait of Catherine Helen Spence is quite striking, for example, and rounds out the entry on Spence and her life as a writer, feminist, and social reformer. Likewise, "The Blood Vote" cartoon graphically evokes the controversy of the compulsory enlistment mandated by the Defense Act of 1909

Basset, Jan. The Oxford Illustrated Dictionary of Australian History (1998). The Atlas of Australian History (1991).

Basset, Jan. Davison, Graeme; Hirst, John; Macintyre, Stuart (2001). The Oxford Companion to Australian History. Historical Dictionary of the Discovery and Exploration of Australia.

The Oxford Illustrated Dictionary of Australian History by Bassett, Jan and a great selection of related books, art and . Colour illustrated dustjacket, over brown cloth covered boards

Colour illustrated dustjacket, over brown cloth covered boards. The book is second-hand, but shows no damage, the dustjacket is very slightly faded on the spine and has a . inch tear at the top left of the front panel. The book has entries on significant people, places, institutions, ideas, movements, events, artefacts, and documents, drawn from political, diplomatic, military, economic, social, cultural and scientific fields.

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Trove, National Library of Australia, online Australian resources: books, images, historic newspapers, maps, music . Jan, Kociumbas, The Oxford History of Australia. Beverley, Kingston, The Oxford History of Australia.

Alan, Atkinson, The Europeans In Australia: A History (Oxford University Press). Alan, Atkinson, The Europeans In Australia: A History (Oxford University Press). Volume 2, 1770–1860: Possessions (Oxford University Press, 1995). Volume 3, 1860–1900: Glad, Confident Morning (Oxford University Press, 1993). Clark, A History of Australia, 6 vols (Melbourne University Press, 1962–87).

As well as help with unfamiliar usage of modern words and dialect, the dictionary includes letter opener facts, panels on the context of the period, and an illustrated section on themes such as transport, crime, fashion and childhood

Regency Recipes & Dining. Free Jane Austen Membership. As well as help with unfamiliar usage of modern words and dialect, the dictionary includes letter opener facts, panels on the context of the period, and an illustrated section on themes such as transport, crime, fashion and childhood. An indispensible companion, ideal for GCSE English Literature students, and anyone who loves 19th century writing but has always wondered what a fiacre is!

Bassett, Jan. The Oxford Illustrated Dictionary of Australian History. The Oxford History of Australian Literature. Official Year Book of the Commonwealth of Australia. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993. Implicated: the United States in Australia Bell. Melbourne; New York: Oxford University Press, 1993. Australian Manufacturing and the State: the Politics of Industry Policy in the Post-war Era. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1993. Berndt, Ronald Murray. Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 1981. Kurian, George Thomas. Canberra: Commonwealth Government Printer, 1908–to date.

Beginning with the Aboriginal flag and ending with Zeehan, this handy reference has entries on significant people, places, institutions, ideas, movements, events, artifacts, and documents, drawn from political, diplomatic, military, economic, social, cultural, and scientific fields. Extensive cross-references guide the reader to related entries. The carefully chosen illustrations, ranging from early maps to contemporary cartoons, include many which are of great historical interest but have rarely been seen before. This authoritative and highly readable reference book is indispensable for anyone interested in Australian history.