WorldCat Identities

Carroll, Brian 1930-

Overview
Works: 84 works in 172 publications in 1 language and 5,631 library holdings
Genres: History  Biographies  Quotations  Pictorial works  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Composer, Other, Compiler
Classifications: HC605, 994.040922
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Most widely held works about Brian Carroll
 
Most widely held works by Brian Carroll
Whitlam by Brian Carroll( )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Governor-General Sir John Kerr's dismissal of the elected Whitlam Government in 1975, more or less at the behest of the Liberal-Country Party Coalition led by Malcolm Fraser, was among the most momentous events in Australian political history. Born into a privileged life Whitlam joined the Australian Labor Party, rose to be its Parliamentary leader and took it into power after twenty-three years in the wilderness. But the pace of change scared too many people, and sudden changes in the world economic environment threw down challenges he just could not overcome. Nor could he overcome the local
Vintage Keating : his wit and wisdom by Brian Carroll( )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even before he became Prime Minister, Keating had made a name for himself as someone who could dominate Parliament with his rapid and cutting ripostes. A collection of his his wit with a certain amount of his wisdom
Earning a crust : an illustrated economic history of Australia by Brian Carroll( Book )

10 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the growth of Australian economic life from the first European settlement, to the discovery of gold and the development of mercantilism, to the mineral boom ; examines pre-Federation relations between the states, cyclic depressions and booms, the influence of wars and the inflow of foreign capital ; Aboriginal practices of hunting and gathering considered in the initial chapter ; government policies of protectionism and assimilation also mentioned
The Australian poster album by Brian Carroll( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Menzies years by Brian Carroll( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Barton to Fraser : every Australian prime minister by Brian Carroll( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melbourne: an illustrated history by Brian Carroll( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A very good business : one hundred years of James Hardie Industries Limited, 1888-1988 by Brian Carroll( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australian inventors by Leo Weiser Port( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australia's inventors and their inventions, to 1978. Includes Ridley and Bull stripper-harvester, Richard Smith's stump-jump plough, Lance Hill's rotary clothes line and many more
Australia's prime ministers : from Barton to Howard by Brian Carroll( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of each of Australia's 25 Prime Ministers
Getting around town : a history of urban transport in Australia by Brian Carroll( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between the wars : an illustrated history of Australia, 1919-1939 by Brian Carroll( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ned Kelly, bushranger by Brian Carroll( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australia's governors-general : from Hopetoun to Jeffery by Brian Carroll( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Australia's Governors-General parallels our gradual disengagement from Britain. Until 1926, the Governor-General was appointed by the monarch. Sir Isaac Isaacs became the first Australian-born Governor-General, appointed by Australian Prime Minister, James Scullin
Australian made : success stories in Australian manufacturing since 1937 by Brian Carroll( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holden cars - Industries which set up as a result of World War I (1) and World War II (2) - Aircraft for the defence of Australia - Radar - RMIT - Otto Niemeyer
Australia's railway days : milestones in railway history by Brian Carroll( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australia's mines and miners : an illustrated history of Australian mining by Brian Carroll( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The engineers : 200 years at work for Australia by Brian Carroll( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Australian advertising album by Brian Carroll( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astonishing Aussie Advertising - Miraculous medications - Fabulous fashions - Superior sustenance - Delightful diversions - Amazing appliances - Terrific transportation - Prodigious promises - Epilogue_
The builders : great Australian construction projects by Brian Carroll( Book )

2 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the people behind some of Australia's better known building projects from 1788 to the present, and explains how pioneers adapted unfamiliar materials found in Australia to the building methods they knew, and how they developed uniquely Australian methods
 
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Alternative Names
Carroll, Brian Murray 1930-

Languages
English (80)