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Author Name    BROWN-MAY, ANDREW & SWAIN, SHURLEE (EDITORS); DAVISON, GRAEME; DINGLE, TONY; DUNSTAN, DAVID; LACK, JOHN & MAYNE, ALAN (ASSOCIATE EDITORS).

Title   The Encyclopedia Of Melbourne.

Binding   h

Book Condition   Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book.

Edition   First Edition (Unstated).

Publisher    Cambridge University Press, Cambridge: 2005.

ISBN Number    0521842344 / 9780521842341

Seller ID   39046X1

This is the first comprehensive encyclopedia of Melbourne.Reflects and encompasses the city's historical position as one of the world's pre-eminent nineteenth century metropolises, and as one of the twenty-first century's most liveable cities. Although Australia has long ranked amongst the world's most urbanised countries, no comparable reference work exists on any Australian metropolis.The Encyclopedia of Melbourne reflects and encompasses the city's historical position as one of the world's pre-eminent nineteenth century metropolises, and as one of the twenty-first century's most liveable cities. Alphabetical entries range from short factual summaries about places, institutions and events, through to extended survey articles on key topics such as Architecture, Aboriginal Melbourne, Economy, Foundation and Early Settlement, Law and Order, Literature, Science, Sport, Suburbia, Theatre and Transport.

(Key Words: Melbourne, Encyclopedias, Reference Books, Andrew Brown-May, Shurlee Swain, Australia, Aborigines, Graeme Davison, Tony Dingle, David Dunstan, John Lack, Alan Mayne, Cities).

Price = 229.90 USD



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