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Behind the streets of Adelaide : the unrevealed history of the roads and pavements of a modern city / Dr Jeff Nicholas ; [foreword by] Lord Grenvell of Kilvey
Bib ID 7046749
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Nicholas, Jeff, author
 
Edition Limited edition hardback set 
Description [Malvern, Victoria] : Torrens Press, 2016 
©2016 
3 volumes (1087 pages) : illustrations (some colour), facsimiles (some colour), maps (some colour), portraits (some colour) ; 25 cm, in box 26 x 18 x 9 cm 
ISBN 9780994533005 (hardback) (set)
Summary

“In Behind the Streets of Adelaide Dr Jeff Nicholas pays tribute to the 62 men and women named in Adelaide’s streets. He mines their ‘biographical archaeology’ with rigour and intellectual acuity, and illuminates each respective story with a lyrical turn of phrase.”--Box.

Full contents
  • Vol. 1. Born of reform: a pantheon of dissent
  • Vol. 2. From Rundle to Morphett
  • Vol. 3. From Wellington to Mann.
 
Notes

Title from box

Includes bibliographical references (Vol. 3 pages 1005-1020) and index.

Subjects Streets -- South Australia -- Adelaide -- History.  |  Street names -- South Australia -- Adelaide -- History.  |  Adelaide (S.A.) -- Biography.  |  Adelaide (S.A.) -- History.  |  Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century.  |  South Australia -- Colonization.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Grenvell, Julian, Lord, Baron of Kilvey, writer of foreword

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