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Australia's China Odyssey
Australia's China Odyssey

Australia's China Odyssey

From Euphoria To Fear



320 Pages, 6 x 9.25

Formats: Trade Paper, PDF, EPUB

Trade Paper, $34.99 (CA $46.99) (US $34.99)

Publication Date: August 2022

ISBN 9781742237152

Rights: WOR X UK, EUR, AU, NZ & ZA

University of New South Wales Press (Aug 2022)


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Australia's China Odyssey is the story of the complex and crucial relationship between Australia and China, charting its highs and lows through the prism of the prime ministers who have handled relations with Beijing since Whitlam in 1972.


'A first-class historian who knows a good story, Curran raises the titillating question of today: Where will this lead Australia?' —Jane Perlez 'Absorbing and compelling...written with flair and balance.' —Peter Varghese 'A sharp analysis of contemporary events interwoven with a deep sense of the historical threads.' —Dennis Richardson 'Yes, you must read this.' —John McCarthy

Author Biography

James Curran is Professor of Modern History at the University of Sydney. He is the author of The Power of Speech, Unholy Fury, and Fighting with America.