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Growing With Strength: A History of the Hobart City Council 1846-2000


Petrow, S and Alexander, AA, Growing With Strength: A History of the Hobart City Council 1846-2000, Hobart City Council, Hobart, pp. 607. ISBN 9780980513912 (2008) [Authored Research Book]

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This commissioned history of the Hobart City Council written by two Hobart-born historians describes the role of the people - aldermen, municipal officers and members of pressure groups - who have played a large part in municipal life over 154 years. The authors explore controversies and battles, achievements and failures as well as periods of progress and regress, boom and bust.

Item Details

Item Type:Authored Research Book
Research Division:History, Heritage and Archaeology
Research Group:Historical studies
Research Field:Australian history
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in history, heritage and archaeology
UTAS Author:Petrow, S (Professor Stefan Petrow)
UTAS Author:Alexander, AA (Dr Alison Alexander)
ID Code:53696
Year Published:2008
Deposited By:History and Classics
Deposited On:2008-12-20
Last Modified:2010-08-03
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