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History of Australia in 100 Objects

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The History of Australia in 100 Objects is a fresh, accessible take on Australian history. It explores both well- and little-known stories through the objects of the time and the people who made and owned them.

Some stories are of pivotal moments in Australia's past, including the Rum Rebellion, World War I, Federation and the birth of the Native Title Act. And yet sometime
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Kindle Edition, 432 pages
Published August 29th 2016 by Penguin eBooks
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A book to dip into and return to.
This book contains a variety of objects related to important times and people of Australian history. Some items will be familiar, while others will be fascinatingly surprising.
From a possum ball used for an early Aboriginal version of AFL to more recent Julia Gillard's glasses, each item has a brief, interesting story to tell, which can be explored further depending on the reader's interest.
It would be interesting for students to assess the importance from their
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