Publications

    • Mining Towns: making a living, making a life, University of New South Wales Press, Sydney, 2012. ISBN 9781742233529. Published in August 2012.         The Living History of Fort Scratchley (with Julie McIntyre), University of Newcastle/Newcastle City Council, Newcastle, 2008. ISBN 978190701901       The Making of a Nation: selected readings in the making of a nation (2003) Co-edited with Dr Martin Crotty, Tertiary ... Read more
    • ‘The Margin as a Centre: memory, identity and belonging in Broken Hill and Mount Isa’ in Alan Mayne (ed),Outside Country: history of inland Australia, Wakefield Press, Adelaide, 2011 ‘The hidden proletarian past of Canberra’ in Bobbie Oliver (ed) Labour History for the New Century, Black Swan Press/Curtin University, Perth, 2009, pp.103– 110 (with Robert Bollard) ‘The Premiers’ Plan and ... Read more
    • ‘Company and labour loyalties in a Central Queensland gold mining town, 1882 to 1908‘, Journal of Australasian Mining History, Vol.11, October, 2013, pp.24-42. ‘Australian convict sites and the heritage of adaptation: the case of Newcastle’s Coal River Heritage Precinct’, Australian Historical Studies. (with David Roberts) Vol. 43, No. 3, 2012, pp.363-380. ‘‘Representing Militancy: Photographs of the Broken Hill industrial disputes, ... Read more