A History of the Colony of Victoria: A.D. 1854-1900

A History of the Colony of Victoria: A.D. 1854-1900

by Henry Gyles Turner


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781108039833
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 12/02/2011
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - History of Oceania Series
Pages: 404
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

1. The goldfields and their management; 2. The revolt of the diggers; 3. The transition to responsible government; 4. The administration of Sir Henry Barkly, 1856-63; 5. An era of constitutional struggle, 1864-8; 6. Political and social survey of the early seventies; 7. The Berry influence, 1875-82; 8. 'Peace, progress and prosperity'; 9. The era of extravagance; 10. Days of trial. The lean years that ended the century; 11. The Commonwealth. Retrospect and prospect; Index.

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