Chronicle of the 20th CenturyBook - 1999
Australasian edition first published in1990. Presents cross-referenced reports on news items of events around the world from 1900 onwards, with an average of six pages for each year, focusing on Australasia. Provides information about influential and famous people and important political, scientific and social events. Copiously illustrated. The editor-in-chief is a former 'Age' journalist, editor of 'Walkabout' and former managing editor of Lansdowne Press.
Publisher: Ringwood, Vic. : Viking Penguin Books, 1999.
Characteristics: 1456 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 30 cm.
Alternative Title: Chronicle of the twentieth century