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Issue Details: First known date: 2009 2009
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'The first volume of a unique history of Australia where people are always centre stage, from bestselling author Thomas Keneally who brings to life the vast range of characters who have formed our national story.' (From the publisher's website.)

Notes

  • Dedication: To four young Australian inheritors of history, Augustus, Clementine, Alexandra and Rory.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Crows Nest, North Sydney - Lane Cove area, Sydney Northern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: Allen and Unwin , 2009 .
      Image courtesy of Allen & Unwin
      Extent: xi, 628p., [32]p. of platesp.
      Description: illus. (some col.), ports (some col.)
      Note/s:
      • Publication date: September 2009.
      • Includes time line and index.
      • Includes bibliographical references (p. 573-605).
      ISBN: 9781741750690 (hbk.)

Works about this Work

Causes for Convicts Frank Bongiorno , 2011 single work review
— Appears in: The Times Literary Supplement , 11 March no. 5632 2011; (p. 27)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Untitled David Llewellyn , Jenny Jeppesen , 2011 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Historical Studies , September vol. 42 no. 3 2011; (p. 436-437)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Book Reviews Beverley Kingston , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: Journal of the Royal Australian Historical Society , June vol. 96 no. 1 2010; (p. 98-99)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Untitled Jay Freeman , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: Booklist , 15 September vol. 107 no. 2 2010; (p. 19)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Fact and Fiction Luke Slattery , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 1-2 August 2009; (p. 4-5)
Rich History in the Making Damien Murphy , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 22-23 August 2009; (p. 26-27)
Australians' Story Luke Stegemann , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The Adelaide Review , September no. 355 2009; (p. 12-13)
The Chronicles of Tom Bron Sibree , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 5 September 2009; (p. 10-12)
Back Track Bron Sibree , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 5 September 2009; (p. 17-18)
Prime Minister Kevin Rudd Speaks About the Importance of Biography Kevin Rudd , 2009 extract prose
— Appears in: Biography Footnotes , no. 3 2009;
'At the launch of Tom Keneally's history, Australians: Origins to Eureka, on 27 August 2009 at the National Library of Australia, Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd spoke eloquently on the important place of biography in telling our nation’s history.' Source: Biography Footnotes 3 (2009).
Tom Keneally's Australians 2009 single work essay
— Appears in: SL : State Library of New South Wales Magazine , August vol. 2 no. 2 2009; (p. 12-13)
Review Sandy McCutcheon , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 29 - 30 August 2009; (p. 22)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Clarity and Drive in Keneally's History Stephen Wilks , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 29 August 2009; (p. 16)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Seeking the Light Bron Sibree , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 22 - 23 August 2009; (p. 20)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
A Novelist's Eye Cassandra Pybus , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 29-30 August 2009; (p. 10-11)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Shouts and Whispers Geoffrey Blainey , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Literary Review , September vol. 4 no. 8 2009; (p. 10-11)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Books Ian Nichols , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The West Australian , 19 September 2009; (p. 20)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose ; Lambs to the Slaughter Debi Marshall 2009 single work biography
Home to 'Exotics and Grotesques' Marian Quartly , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 10-11 October 2009; (p. 28-29)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Well Read Patrick Allington , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 3 October 2009; (p. 26)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
A Humble Beginning Ross Southernwood , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 18 October 2009; (p. 29)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Review Sandy McCutcheon , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 29 - 30 August 2009; (p. 22)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Clarity and Drive in Keneally's History Stephen Wilks , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 29 August 2009; (p. 16)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Seeking the Light Bron Sibree , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 22 - 23 August 2009; (p. 20)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
A Novelist's Eye Cassandra Pybus , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 29-30 August 2009; (p. 10-11)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Shouts and Whispers Geoffrey Blainey , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Literary Review , September vol. 4 no. 8 2009; (p. 10-11)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Books Ian Nichols , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The West Australian , 19 September 2009; (p. 20)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose ; Lambs to the Slaughter Debi Marshall 2009 single work biography
Home to 'Exotics and Grotesques' Marian Quartly , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 10-11 October 2009; (p. 28-29)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Well Read Patrick Allington , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 3 October 2009; (p. 26)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
A Humble Beginning Ross Southernwood , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 18 October 2009; (p. 29)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Baring Our Nation's Soul Michael McGirr , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 7 November 2009; (p. 22)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
[Untitled] Soo Lee Tan , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Summer vol. 17 no. 4 2009; (p. 47)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Creative History: Meandering Through Australian Stories Ann Standish , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , December 2009 - January 2010 no. 317 2009; (p. 12-13)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Book Reviews Beverley Kingston , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: Journal of the Royal Australian Historical Society , June vol. 96 no. 1 2010; (p. 98-99)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Causes for Convicts Frank Bongiorno , 2011 single work review
— Appears in: The Times Literary Supplement , 11 March no. 5632 2011; (p. 27)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Untitled David Llewellyn , Jenny Jeppesen , 2011 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Historical Studies , September vol. 42 no. 3 2011; (p. 436-437)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Untitled Jay Freeman , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: Booklist , 15 September vol. 107 no. 2 2010; (p. 19)

— Review of Australians : Origins to Eureka : Volume 1 Thomas Keneally 2009 single work prose
Fact and Fiction Luke Slattery , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 1-2 August 2009; (p. 4-5)
Rich History in the Making Damien Murphy , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 22-23 August 2009; (p. 26-27)
Australians' Story Luke Stegemann , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The Adelaide Review , September no. 355 2009; (p. 12-13)
The Chronicles of Tom Bron Sibree , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 5 September 2009; (p. 10-12)
Back Track Bron Sibree , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 5 September 2009; (p. 17-18)
Prime Minister Kevin Rudd Speaks About the Importance of Biography Kevin Rudd , 2009 extract prose
— Appears in: Biography Footnotes , no. 3 2009;
'At the launch of Tom Keneally's history, Australians: Origins to Eureka, on 27 August 2009 at the National Library of Australia, Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd spoke eloquently on the important place of biography in telling our nation’s history.' Source: Biography Footnotes 3 (2009).
Tom Keneally's Australians 2009 single work essay
— Appears in: SL : State Library of New South Wales Magazine , August vol. 2 no. 2 2009; (p. 12-13)
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