THE TECH: A Centenary History of the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

By: Murray-Smith, Stephen, et al

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xii, + 495pp. Illustrated endpapers. Unopaginated b/white halftone plates (all called-for plates extant and attached), plus intext facsimiles and line-drawings throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain blue boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Colour-art illustrated (Robert Ingpen), loose-plastic protected dustjacket chipped and edgeworn along head, else blind indented on rear panel. This book is the centennial history of the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, affectionally known as 'The Tech', an institution which has trained hundreds and thousands of Australians in numerous trades and technical vocations during the past 100 years (to 1987). This is the story . . . Contents include: Prelims. List of Illustrations. Acks. Part 1/ Any Trade to Your Mind: 1881-1930. Part 2/ Working Men's College to Institute of Technology 1930-1981. Bibliography. Appendices x 6. Index. Book weight approx. 1.28KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.

Title: THE TECH: A Centenary History of the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

Author Name: Murray-Smith, Stephen, et al

Categories: Australian Local History, Education/Reference, Australiana,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: South Yarra, VIC, Australia, Hyland House Publishing: 1987

ISBN Number: 0947062068

ISBN Number 13: 9780947062064

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 4to - (approx. 25cm x 18cm)

Seller ID: 013782

Keywords: Local History, Educational Institutions, RMIT History, Australia, Melbourne (Victoria), Technical Training, Murray-Smith, Stephen, 1922-1988