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Oxford companion to Australian history

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Published by Oxford University Press in Melbourne, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Australia -- History -- Encyclopedias.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAustralian history
      Statementedited by Graeme Davison, John Hirst, Stuart Macintyre, with the assistance of Helen Doyle, Kim Torney.
      GenreEncyclopedias.
      ContributionsDavison, Graeme, 1940-, Hirst, J. B., Macintyre, Stuart, 1947-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU110 .O93 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 716 p. :
      Number of Pages716
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3990300M
      ISBN 100195535979
      LC Control Number2001326048
      OCLC/WorldCa42309911

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