The tyranny of distance: how distance shaped Australia's history

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Macmillan, 1968 - History - 365 pages
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User Review  - questbird - LibraryThing

(Notes from my reading in 2001) Excellent history of Australia, especially economic history. (further notes, 2013) I particularly liked the descriptions of winds and seaborne navigation to Australia. Read full review

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User Review  - Fiona Ottley - Goodreads

Blainey is really good, although in parts he gets a bit OCD about ships. Read full review

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