Download e-book for iPad: Angus & Robertson and the British Trade in Australian Books, by Jason D. Ensor

By Jason D. Ensor

‘Angus & Robertson and the British exchange in Australian Books, 1930–1970’ lines the historical past of the broadcast ebook in Australia, quite the construction and company context that mediated Australia’s literary and cultural ties to Britain for a lot of the 20 th century. This learn specializes in the London operations of 1 of Australia’s most well known e-book publishers of the 20 th century: Angus & Robertson. The ebook argues that regardless of the most obvious boundaries of a British-dominated industry, Australian publishers had room to manoeuvre in it. It questions the ways that Angus & Robertson replicated, challenged or remodeled the customarily hugely criticised advertisement practices of British publishers in an effort to increase an export exchange for Australian books within the uk. This e-book is the reply to the present void within the literary marketplace for a considerable background of Australia’s biggest writer and its function within the improvement of Australia’s export ebook trade.

Show description

Read or Download Angus & Robertson and the British Trade in Australian Books, 1930–1970: The Getting of Bookselling Wisdom (Anthem Australian Humanities Research Series) PDF

Similar australian & oceanian history books

Get The Vietnam Years: From the jungle to the Australian suburbs PDF

The Vietnam conflict used to be the longest and such a lot divisive conflict in our heritage. virtually 60,000 Australians served and greater than 500 have been killed. At domestic, hundreds of thousands protested opposed to the warfare and conscription and countless numbers have been despatched to detention center. THE VIETNAM YEARS is the tale of each side of that battle, from the vicious scuffling with of the jungle patroles and the bravery proven by means of such a lot of Australians on the well-known conflict of lengthy Tan, to households again domestic, ripped aside by means of confusion and anger.

Friendly Fire: Nuclear Politics and the Collapse of ANZUS, - download pdf or read online

In 1984, the newly elected Labour Government's anti-nuclear coverage collided with a usa international coverage in line with nuclear deterrence. After 3 years of send visits denied, indignant conferences, fraught international relations and press meetings, the stand-off ended in the unravelling of the ANZUS army alliance, validated in 1951.

Download PDF by Fernando Rosa: The Portuguese in the Creole Indian Ocean: Essays in

This monograph is an exploration of the old legacy of the Portuguese within the Indian Ocean, specifically in Goa, Macau, Melaka, and Malabar. rather than solving the gaze on both the colonial or the indigenous, it makes an attempt to scrutinise a creole area that's rooted in Indian Ocean cosmopolitanism.

Get Vandemonian War PDF

Governments and others succeeded in burying the true tale of the Vandemonian warfare for almost centuries. And historians didn't see during the myths and lies – beforehand. this can be the tale of the way the British actually occupied Van Diemen’s Land, deploying regimental squaddies and detailed forces, armed convicts and mercenaries.

Additional info for Angus & Robertson and the British Trade in Australian Books, 1930–1970: The Getting of Bookselling Wisdom (Anthem Australian Humanities Research Series)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Angus & Robertson and the British Trade in Australian Books, 1930–1970: The Getting of Bookselling Wisdom (Anthem Australian Humanities Research Series) by Jason D. Ensor


by Christopher
4.2

Rated 4.84 of 5 – based on 34 votes