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The Rise & Fall of Marvellous Melbourne

Graeme Davison

The Rise & Fall of Marvellous Melbourne

by Graeme Davison

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Published by Melbourne University .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Macroeconomics,
  • Microeconomics,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Business / Economics / Finance

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9872165M
    ISBN 100522841910
    ISBN 109780522841916

      Marvellous Melbourne, a melodrama, was a hit of In , the Pram Factory reworked the play into a sardonic look at Melbourne's late 19th-century boom and bust. In the s, a generation after the gold rushes, Melbourne rose to become Australia's most populous, modern and self-consciously 'metropolitan' city. Its offices and warehouses leapt skyward, its suburbs sprawled and the tentacles of its commerce.

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    Marvellous Melbourne. London journalist George Augustus Sala conferred the title 'Marvellous Melbourne' on a visit to the city in In the heady days of the Melbourne land boom the phrase struck a chord and it has reverberated, sometimes ironically, in . A History of Victoria is a lively account of the people, places and events that have shaped Victoria, from the arrival of the first Aboriginal peoples through to the present day. In his inimitable style, Geoffrey Blainey considers Victoria's transformation from rural state to urban by:


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The rise and fall of marvellous Melbourne. Carlton, Vic: Melbourne University Press. MLA Citation. Davison, Graeme. The rise and fall of marvellous Melbourne / [by] Graeme Davison Melbourne University Press Carlton, Vic Australian/Harvard Citation. Davison, Graeme.

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Graeme Davison explores the economic, political, social and cultural consequences of the meteoric rise, and calamitous fall, of the city dubbed 'Marvellous Melbourne'. In the s, a generation after the gold rushes, Melbourne rose to become Australia's most populous, modern and self-consciously 'metropolitan' city.

The Rise And Fall Of Marvellous Melbourne Graeme Davison In the s, a generation after the gold rushes, Melbourne rose to become Australia's most populous, modern and self-consciously 'metropolitan' city.

The rise and fall of "Marvellous Melbourne", Download ( MB) link to publisher version. Statistics; Export Reference to BibTeX; Export Reference to EndNote XML; Altmetric Citations. Davison, Graeme. Description. During the eighteen-eighties Melbourne may be said to have become a ’metropolis'.

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