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Author Bolton, Geoffrey, 1931-

Title The Oxford history of Australia. Volume 5, 1942-1995 : the middle way / Geoffrey Bolton
Edition Second edition
Published Melbourne : Oxford University Press, 1996

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Description vii, 356 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map, portraits ; 22 cm
Series The Oxford history of Australia ; v.5, 1942-1995
Oxford history of Australia ; v.5, 1942-1995
Contents Part I. The brink of self-discovery 1942-1951. 1. The people at war -- 2. The planners -- 3. Pragmatism ascendant -- Part II. The high summer of Robert Menzies 1951-1965. 4. Getting and spending -- 5. Being Australian -- 6. The politics of affluence -- Part III. The search for new directions 1966-1975. 7. The faithful ally -- 8. New directions? -- 9. A shining aberration -- Part IV. And it works - kind of 1975-1995. 10. On the make -- 11. Towards the Bicentenary -- 12. After the Bicentenary
Summary First published in 1990, this second edition has a new chapter examining the period since 1988, including the final years of the Hawke and Keating governments. Discusses major social, political and economic developments including Mao, the recession in the early 1990s and the More...rise of republicanism. Includes references and an index. Author is professor of history at Edith Cowan University
Notes CIP confirmed
Previous ed.: Melbourne : Oxford University Press, 1990
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Southeast Asia.
Australia -- History -- 1939-1945
Australia -- History -- 1945-
Australia -- History.
Author Bolton, Geoffrey, 1931- Middle way
ISBN 0195539648
9780195539646
Other Titles History of Australia. Volume 5, 1942-1995
Middle way
History of Australia: Volume 5 1942-1995
The middle way