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Review of Port Kembla: A Memoir (2019) - A local history that captures the diversity of Australia
Honest History (2019)
  • Rowan Cahill
Abstract
Review of the book by Pam Menzies, 'Port Kembla: A Memoir', an account of the history of the industrial town of Port Kembla on the South Coast of New South Wales, Australia. In the process of reviewing the book, Cahill ruminates on the nature of 'local history' as a cultural industry in Australia, and as a democratic activity. 
Keywords
  • Port Kembla,
  • memoir,
  • indigenous,
  • industrial
Publication Date
April 2, 2019
Citation Information
Rowan Cahill. "Review of Port Kembla: A Memoir (2019) - A local history that captures the diversity of Australia" Honest History (2019)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/rowan_cahill/249/
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