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City dreamers : the urban imagination in Australia / Graeme Davison.

E-book E-book (2016.)
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Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. : NewSouth Publishing, 2016.

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Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Chapter Eleven: Moderns Driving Forwards, Looking BackwardsChapter Twelve: Planners Hugh Stretton's Ideas for Australian Cities; Chapter Thirteen: Nationalists Canberra and National Identity; Chapter Fourteen: Cosmopolitans The European City in Australia; Afterword: City Dreaming; Acknowledgments; Notes; Index
Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Introduction: The View from the Palisade Hotel; Chapter One: Artists The Panorama and the Printing Press; Chapter Two: Scientists Stanley Jevons' Survey of Sydney; Chapter Three: Slummers The Colonial City from Below; Chapter Four: Snobs The Colonial City from Above; Chapter Five: Suburbanites The Search for Space; Chapter Six: Anti-Suburbans The War on Sprawl; Chapter Seven: Poets The City and the Bush; Chapter Eight: Pessimists Saving the City Child; Chapter Nine: Exodists The Drift to the City; Chapter Ten: Motorists The Tide of Automobilism
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Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on August 08, 2016).
Citation: Davison, Graeme. "City dreamers : the urban imagination in Australia." Sydney, N.S.W. : NewSouth Publishing, 2016.
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