The Oxford Companion to Australian History

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Graeme Davison, Stuart Macintyre, John Bradley Hirst
Oxford University Press, 1998 - Australia - 716 pages
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This superb new companion provides a comprehensive account of the key events and personalities that have shaped Australian history. Approximately 1600 entries provide a wealth of information that will be invaluable to historians, students, and anyone interested in this country's fascinating history.

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Just how companionable is the new Oxford Companion to Australian History? Well, readers comfortable with the style and scope of the Oxford `Companions' will be pleased with the size (just over 700 ... Read full review

About the author (1998)

Nicola Cortese was born in Montreal, Canada in 1961 to Italian– Irish parents. He began AFV modelling in the late-1990s and was instantly hooked. Nicola has previously written Modelling 7: Modelling the IS Heavy Tank. Sam Dwyer has been building plastic models for over 25 years, his first being a Matchbox 1/72-scale Lancaster Bomber he ‘ helped’ his father with at the tender age of 5. He currently specialises in armour modelling. For Osprey, he has previously written Modelling 18: Modelling the Marder SP Gun. Graeme Davidson is a serving officer in the Canadian Army and has been an active modeller for over 20 years: he is a regular contributor to the galleries. In the Osprey Modelling series, Graeme has previously written Modelling 14: Modelling the M113 Series.

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