Capital Designs: Australia House and Visions of an Imperial London

By: Chanin, Eileen

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MINT - a NEW Book Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 416 pages The previously untold story of how Australia's first diplomatic mission was conceived, designed and built. Commenced in 1913, Australia House was opened in 1918 while the Great War still raged. Being London's first purpose-built Dominion embassy building, it defined London as an Imperial capital. It is a story of ambitions and achievements – global, imperial, local and personal.

Title: Capital Designs: Australia House and Visions of an Imperial London

Author Name: Chanin, Eileen

Categories: Aust-History,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2018

ISBN Number: 1925801314

ISBN Number 13: 9781925801316

Binding: Trade Paperback

Seller ID: ID305692

Keywords: Architecture Australian history diplomatic history Great Britain,