'If there are genuine questions about Australian history, there is something to puzzle over. The history ceases to be predictable—and dull.'
From the author of The Shortest History of Europe, acclaimed historian John Hirst, comes this fresh and stimulating approach to understanding Australia's past and present.
Hirst asks and answers questions that get to the heart of Australia's history:
'One of the nation's most independent and original historians.' Geoffrey Blainey
'John Hirst is the gadfly of Australian history, stinging and provocative.' Stuart Macintyre
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 25th June 2014
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 13.7 x 1.7
Weight (kg): 0.27