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Australia in the 20th century

Don Scott

Australia in the 20th century

by Don Scott

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Published by Oxford University Press in Melbourne .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Australia -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesAustralia in the twentieth century
      StatementDon Scott, Lindsay Dann.
      ContributionsDann, Lindsay.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU116 .S36 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 194 p. :
      Number of Pages194
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL553817M
      LC Control Number96135796

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