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    • The Eighties

    • The Decade That Transformed Australia
    • By: Frank Bongiorno
    • Narrated by: Bryan Dawe
    • Length: 15 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 4

    It was the era of Hawke and Keating, Kylie and INXS, the America's Cup and the Bicentenary. It was perhaps the most controversial decade in Australian history, with high-flying entrepreneurs booming and busting, torrid debates over land rights and immigration, the advent of AIDS, a harsh recession and the rise of the New Right. It was a time when Australians fought for social change - on union picket lines, at rallies for women's rights and against nuclear weapons....

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