Journal Contents No. 26


The Victorian Country Vote in the Conscription Referendums of 1916 and 1917: The Case of the Wannon Electorate
Ina Bertrand
pp. 19-31

Reply to Andrew Markus
Ken Carr
pp. 11-13

The Great Depression: Was Queensland Different?
B. J. Costar
pp. 32-48

The Scullin Government and the Wheatgrowers
R. F. I. Smith
pp. 49-64

Sydney’s “Slums”: Middle Class Reformers and the Labor Response
Peter Spearritt
pp. 65-81

The Labor Party and the Defeat of Reid: A Re-assessment
P. M. Weller
pp. 14-18


Irish Labour History Society
E. C. Fry
p. 93.


Anti -Conscription Documents, Brisbane, 1916
Neil Gow
pp. 87-91.


David Butler The Canberra Model: Essays on Australian Government Cheshire 1973 (Pat Weller) pp. 102-3.

Marcus Clarke Old Tales of a Young Country Sydney 1972 (Mike Saclier) pp. 95-7.

J. V. D’Cruz The Asian Image in Australia: Episodes in Australian History Melbourne 1973 (C. F. Yong) p. 99.

H. J., & Wolff, Michael (eds) Dyos The Victorian City: Images and Realities, 2 Vols London 1973 (F. B. Smith) pp. 82-6 (R.A.).

John Gorman Banner Bright: An Illustrated History of the Banners of the British Trade Union Movement London 1973 (J. C. Docherty) pp. 104-5.

Frank Huelin Keep Moving Australasian Book Society Ltd 1973 (Bertha Walker) pp. 100-1.

J. S. (ed.) Legge Who’s Who in Australia, XXth edition Melbourne 1971 (Peter Spearritt) pp. 106-9;

James Murray Larrikins: 19th Century Outrage Melbourne 1973 (Mark Lyons) p. 97.

R. S. Neale Class and Ideology in the Nineteenth Century London 1972 (Graeme Osborne) pp. 105-6.

Laurie Oakes Whitlam, P.M.: A Biography Sydney 1973 (Pat Weller) pp. 102-3.

Geoffrey Serle From Deserts the Prophets Come: The Creative Spirit in Australia, 1788-1972 Melbourne 1973 (David Walker) pp. 94-5.

Pete Thomas Taming the Concrete Jungle: The Builders Laborers’ Story NSW 1973 (Leonie Sandercock) pp. 101-2.

R. E. N. Twopeny Town Life in Australia, Facsimile edition Sydney 1973 (Jane Whetton) p. 98.

Claire (ed.) Wagner Labor Year Book, 1973 Sydney 1973 (Peter Spearritt) pp. 106-9.

Margaret Weiderhofer The Convict Years: Transportation and the Penal System, 1788-1868 Melbourne 1973 (Mike Saclier) pp. 95-7.