The Greeks in Australia (Paperback)

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Beginning with an examination of the conditions in Europe that led to migration, this book details the role of the Greeks in Australian settlement, the two large waves of Greek migration in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, and the ways in which the Greeks have maintained a solid sense of Greek cultural expression. Numbering approximately half a million, the Greek community in Australia comprises the second largest ethnic minority after the Italians. The contribution of Greek settlers to the large industrial cities and other major urban centers is vital to the economic, social and political life of Australia,
Product Details
ISBN: 9780521547437
ISBN-10: 0521547431
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication Date: May 30th, 2005
Pages: 216
Language: English