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The Resource The words that made Australia : how a nation came to know itself, edited by Robert Manne & Chris Feik

The words that made Australia : how a nation came to know itself, edited by Robert Manne & Chris Feik

Label
The words that made Australia : how a nation came to know itself
Title
The words that made Australia
Title remainder
how a nation came to know itself
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Manne & Chris Feik
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is not a book of documents, snippets or worthy speeches. Instead it presents the original essays and the moments of insight that told us what Australia is and could be. These are the essential statements from historians, reporters, novelists, mavericks and visionaries that take us from federation to the present-day.(from cover) Annotation pending
Cataloging source
ANL
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1947-
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Manne, Robert
Dewey number
994.04
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9617.7
LC item number
.W67 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Feik, Chris
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  • Truganini
  • Yagan
  • Midgegooroo
  • Durmugam
  • Australian essays
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Politics and culture
  • Australia
Label
The words that made Australia : how a nation came to know itself, edited by Robert Manne & Chris Feik
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-260)
Contents
After the Dreaming / W.E.H. Stanner -- Racists / Humphrey McQueen -- The spectre of Truganini / Bernard Smith -- From three cheers to the black armband / Geoffrey Blainey -- Our right to take responsibility / Noel Pearson
Control code
000049617412
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 260 p.
Isbn
9781863955782
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)801411570
Label
The words that made Australia : how a nation came to know itself, edited by Robert Manne & Chris Feik
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-260)
Contents
After the Dreaming / W.E.H. Stanner -- Racists / Humphrey McQueen -- The spectre of Truganini / Bernard Smith -- From three cheers to the black armband / Geoffrey Blainey -- Our right to take responsibility / Noel Pearson
Control code
000049617412
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 260 p.
Isbn
9781863955782
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)801411570

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