"This book does not pretend to be a comprehensive history of the decade, but it does emphasize social change rather than political events and economic policies...It takes the women's movement and the gay and lesbian movement as the main frames of a..."
The Seventies was the decade that shaped modern Australia. It was the decade of `It's Time', stagflation and the Dismissal, a tumultuous period of economic and political upheaval. But the Seventies was also the era when the personal became...
"In 1608, who would have thought that India - with a population of 150 million and the source of one quarter of the world's manufacturing - would be devastated by a small joint-stock company from England, a country that had just 5% of India's popul..."