Labour and Industry in Australia, Vol. 2 of 4: from the First Settlement in 1788 to the Establishment of the Commonwealth in 1901 (Classic Reprint)

T a Coghlan


Publisher Marketing: Timothy Augustine Coghlan was an Australian statistician. He had a career working for the New South Wales government as a statistician for over nineteen years, in addition to which, he was a prolific writer and published many works about Australia, New South Wales, and statistics. Coghlan's book "Labour and Industry in Australia: From the First Settlement in of to the Establishment" is a four volume series covering the depth and breadth of labor in Australia at the turn of the twentieth century. Volume two explores a wide range of labor and industry related statistics from Australia and New South Wales. This volume continues a complex discussion on immigration from volume one and then moves on to a treatise on land legislation and settlement; industries in Australia; wages and conditions of labor; prices; the railway beginnings of Australia; and the currency, banking, and exchange of Australia. Later, the book tackles yet another aspect of immigration, along with the recrudescence of Bush ranging; land legislation and settlement; labor and wages; and ends with an introduction of minorities as laborers into Queensland; tariff changes and inter-colonial tariff relations; and the crisis in Queensland during 1866. Truly a one-of-a-kind read, "Labour and Industry in Australia: From the First Settlement in of to the Establishment" is interesting for anyone intrigued by historic Australian statistics, interested in general statistics and trends, curious about the history of labor an industry in Australia, or eager to learn more about the history of the Australian and New South Wales government during the turn of the twentieth century. Whether you're an amateur statistician or a practiced hand, this book provides a detailed insight and analysis that will help you better interpret modern statistics in a totally new and relevant way! About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Media Bøger     Paperback Book   (Bog med blødt omslag og limet ryg)
Released 26/06-2015
ISBN13 9781330414989
Publisher Forgotten Books
Genre Cultural Region > Australian
Pages 608
Dimensions 229 × 152 × 31 mm
Weight 800 gram
Language English