HORSFALL, John Campbell (fl 1955-1974)

Scope and Content

Uncorrected proof copy of Australia by John Campbell Horsfall, 1955. The book is mainly concerned with the economic and political aspects of Australia's post-war development, and was aimed at prospective 'New Australians'. It was published by Ernest Benn Ltd in the Nations of the Modern World series. The published version has a foreword by William Keith Hancock, which is absent from this proof copy.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Campbell Horsfall was the author of a number of books on Australian economics and politics.


Single volume

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Presented to ICS by Sir Keith Hancock.

Other Finding Aids

Collection-level description.

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Alan Kucia as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project

Conditions Governing Use

A photocopying service is available, at the discretion of the Library staff. Copies are supplied solely for research or private study. Requests to publish, or to quote from, original material should be submitted to the Information Resources Manager.

Related Material

A copy of the final published version, and other works by Horsfall are available in the ICS Library.