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Geoffrey Norman Blainey (born 11 March 1930) is an Australian historian, academic, best selling author and commentator. He is noted for having written authoritative texts on the economic and social history of Australia, including The Tyranny of Distance. He has published over 40 books, including wide-ranging histories of the world and of Christianity. He has often appeared in newspapers and on television. He held chairs in economic history and history at the University of Melbourne for over 20 years. In the 1980s, he was visiting professor of Australian Studies at Harvard University. He received the 1988 Britannica Award for 'exceptional excellence in the dissemination of knowledge for the benefit of mankind', the first historian to receive that awardEncyclopædia Britannica,"Book of the Year, 1988", Chicago, p. 15 and was made a Companion of the Order of Australia in 2000.

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by Blainey, Geoffrey, 1930-
[Canberra] : Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia, 1976
 
 
by Blainey, Geoffrey, 1930-
Melbourne : Macmillan Australia, Australian Broadcasting Commission, 1982
 
 
by Blainey, Geoffrey, 1930-
Bundoora, Vic. : Seminar on the Sociology of Culture, La Trobe University, 1989
 
 
by Blainey, Geoffrey, 1930-
Melbourne : Uniting Church Historical Society, Victoria, 1985
 
 
by Blainey, Geoffrey, 1930-
St. Leonards, NSW, Australia : Allen & Unwin, 1993
 
 
by Blainey, Geoffrey, 1930-
[Melbourne] : [ICIANZ], November 1959
BookBook [text, volume]
 
 
Kyori no bōgyaku : Ōsutoraria wa ikani rekishi o tsukutta ka / Jefurī Bureinī ; Nagasaka Toshihisa, Kobayashi Hiroshi yaku
距離の暴虐 : オーストラリアはいかに歴史をつくったか/ ジェフリー・ブレイニー;長坂寿久,小林宏訳
Uniform title: Tyranny of distance. Japanese
by Blainey, Geoffrey, 1930-
Tōkyō : Saimuru Shuppankai, 1980
東京 : サイマル出版会, 1980
 
 
by Blainey, Geoffrey, 1930-
Melbourne : Sir Robert Menzies Lecture Trust, Monash University, 1992
 
 
Zhan zheng de yuan yin / Jiefuli Bulainei zhu ; Shi Yinhong yi
战争的原因 / 杰弗里·布莱内著 ; 时殷弘译
Uniform title: Causes of war. Chinese
by Blainey, Geoffrey, 1930-
Beijing : Shang wu yin shu guan, 2011
北京 : 商务印书馆, 2011
 
 
by Blainey, Geoffrey, 1930-
Bundoora, Vic. : Seminar on the Sociology of Culture, La Trobe University, 1986
 
 
Shi jie jian shi = A very short history of the world / Jiefuli Bulai'en zhu ; He Shunguo, Zhang Mengyuan yi
世界简史 = A very short history of the world / 杰弗里·布莱恩著 ; 何顺果, 张孟媛译
Uniform title: Very short history of the world. Chinese
by Blainey, Geoffrey, 1930-
Beijing : Guo ji wen hua chu ban gong si, 2008
北京 : 国际文化出版公司, 2008
 
 
Shi jie jian shi : cong Fei Zhou dao di qiu = A very short history of the world / [Ao] Jiefuli Bulainei zhu ; Li Pengcheng yi
世界简史: 从非洲到月球 = A very short history of the world / [澳]杰弗里·布莱内著 ; 李鹏程译
Uniform title: Very short history of the world. Chinese
by Blainey, Geoffrey, 1930-
Shanghai Shi : Shanghai san lian shu dian, 2008
上海市 : 上海三聯書店, 2008
BookBook [text, volume]
 
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