The Tyranny of Distance: How Distance Shaped Australia's History: Revised Edition by Geoffrey Blainey
Secondhand. Good ocndition. Ex library copy with no external stickers. Protective plastic covering. Stamps to top and tail foredges. Pages are sunned. Book is intact and binding is still good.
Geoffrey Blainey's landmark Australian history text was first published 1966 - its title has become common parlance.
Blainey argues that Australia's geographical remoteness has been central to shaping the country's history and identity and will continue to shape its future. This revised edition originally published in 1982, includes maps, notes and an index.