160 Years: 160 Stories

160 Years: 160 Stories : Brief biographies of 160 remarkable people associated with the University of Melbourne

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160 Years-160 Stories provides an insight into the University of Melbourne community from its foundation to the present day through the lives of people associated with every aspect of the University. Scholars and athletes, doctors and priests, actors and musicians, philosophers and linguists, administrators and student activists are among those whose lives are described. The reader will find well-known names and unsung heroes and heroines. All contributed to the Melbourne Experience of their time and form part of the kaleidoscope of University life.show more

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  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 183 x 248 x 11mm
  • Melbourne University Press
  • Carlton, Australia
  • 0522864864
  • 9780522864861

About Juliet Flesch

Juliet Flesch spent thirty years as a librarian before turning to history. She has published on Australian popular romance fiction and the history of the University of Melbourne. Peter McPhee, the University's inaugural Provost, is a Professorial Fellow teaching and researching French history. His most recent book is Robespierre- A Revolutionary Life (2012).show more