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By Andrew Tink

Andrew Tink’s brilliant booklet tells the tale of Australia within the 20th century, from Federation to the Sydney 2000 Olympics. A century marked by means of the trauma of conflict and the melancholy of the melancholy, balanced by way of outstanding achievements in recreation, technological know-how and the humanities. a rustic underpinned by way of a political approach that labored more often than not and the emergence of a ordinarily harmonious society. Australians at first of the century may not often have imagined the prosperity loved through their assorted countrymen and ladies 100 years later.
Tink’s tale is pushed via humans, whether or not they be best ministers, squaddies, shop-keepers, singers, footballers or farmers; a mixture of males or ladies, Australian-born, immigrants and Aborigines. He brings the many years to existence, writing with empathy, humour and perception to create a story that's as unique because it is illuminating.

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