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The Story of Australia

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By Robert Lewis

A comprehensive illustrated history of Australia from the formation of the continent to today. This essential history resource was produced in association with the National Museum of Australia.

The Story of Australia explores key events and the people behind them, drawing on the Museum’s rich collection of objects, photographs and artworks.

It provides a compelling overview of the enduring cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, European exploration and colonisation, two world wars and the fast-paced development of the final decades of the 20th century.

ISBN 9780857983145
Soft cover, 248 x 191 mm, 416 pages, full colour
Random House Australia, January 2017