Paperback edition of a portrait of Sydney and its development from a penal settlement into a world-class city. Covers the city's genesis, appearances, style, people, purposes, and connections. Includes an index. The author has produced many travel essays and books (as Jan or James Morris) on Spain, Venice, Hong Kong, Oxford and Manhattan, as well as the award-winning Pax Britannica trilogy.
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Review: SydneyUser Review - Janet Atkinson - Goodreads
A bit dated but lots of interesting facts and an historical document of its time now. Read full review
Review: SydneyUser Review - Jacqui - Goodreads
amazing read - I'm not that into history books usually but Morris is a fascinating writer. I learnt so much about my home town. Highly recommend Read full review