Australian Geographic: In Living Memory

Australian Geographic: In Living Memory by Alasdair McGregor


ISBN
9781925847079
Published
Binding
Hardcover
Pages
224
Dimensions
240 x 300mm

The story of Australia in the middle decades of the 20th century – from 1930 to 1980 – is one of dramatic contrast; of dark days and light – of economic struggle, anxiety, war and sacrifice, giving way from the 1950s onwards to prosperity, plenty and confidence. Australian Geographic’s In Living Memory surveys these decades with a collection of fascinating, surprising and entertaining photographs of everyday Australian life. Author Alasdair McGregor places the images in their historical context with a thoughtful essay to introduce each of the four chapters – the way we lived, the way we moved, the way we worked and the way we played. This warmly nostalgic collection will appeal to all ages – those who remember the milkman, the dunny man and the ice chest, and those who cheered on Dennis Lillee’s moustache or took part in the ‘bikini wars’ on Bondi Beach.
59.99

or 4 payments of $15 with Afterpay
Learn more



Enter your Postcode or Suburb to view availability and delivery times.

Other Titles by Alasdair McGregor

Frank Hurley
39.99
39.99
_% Off
A Forgers Progress
49.99
49.99
_% Off

You might also like

Remembering Melbourne 18501960
69.99
35.00
50% Off
Batavia
by Peter FitzSimons
34.99
34.99
_% Off
Burke and Wills
by Peter FitzSimons
35.00
35.00
_% Off
The Fatal Shore
19.99
19.99
_% Off
James Cook
34.99
34.99
_% Off
Adelaide Remember When
34.99
34.99
_% Off

RRP refers to the Recommended Retail Price as set out by the original publisher at time of release.
The RRP set by overseas publishers may vary to those set by local publishers due to exchange rates and shipping costs.
Due to our competitive pricing, we may have not sold all products at their original RRP.