STRUGGLETOWN: Public and Private Life in Richmond 1900-1965

By: McCalman, Janet

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x, + 325pp., sepia, halftone plate endpapers. Unpaginated b/white halftone plate sections (all called-for plates extant and attached). Line-drawn double-page spread: "Richmond (streets) between the wars". Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain burgundy boards undamaged. Textblock lightly flecked on head, else leaves unmarked. Unfaded, illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, with bumps and closed tear on lower edge. This book is a comprehensive social history of working-class life and politics in a near inner-city suburb of Melbourne - Richmond. Contents include: Prelims., Preface, 1900-1914, 1914-1926, 1927-1939, 1939-1955, 1956-1965, Postscript, Notes, Index. Book weight approx. 740g.

Title: STRUGGLETOWN: Public and Private Life in Richmond 1900-1965

Author Name: McCalman, Janet

Categories: Social History, Australian Local History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Carlton, Vic, Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1984

ISBN Number: 0522842461

ISBN Number 13: 9780522842463

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 012899

Keywords: Local History, Australia, Richmond (Victoria), Social Conditions, Social History, McCalman, Janet, 1948-