Essential but unplanned: The story of Melbourne's lanes
Essential but unplanned: The story of Melbourne's lanes by Weston Bate
Essential but unplanned: The story of Melbourne's lanes Author: Weston Bate
Title: Essential but unplanned: The story of Melbourne's lanes
ISBN: 0730635988
ISBN13: 978-0730635987
Other Formats: docx doc azw mbr
Pages: -
Publisher: State Library of Victoria in conjunction with the City of Melbourne (1994)
Language: English
Category: History
Size PDF version: 1875 kb
Size EPUB version: 1886 kb
Subcategory: Australia & Oceania




Weston Arthur Bate OAM (24 September 1924[1] - 31 October 2017) was an Australian historian. Bate served in the Royal Australian Air Force during the Second World War.[2] He studied at the University of Melbourne under Manning Clark, Max Crawford, Kathleen Fitzpatrick and John O'Brien. He taught at Brighton Grammar School, Melbourne Grammar School, Bradfield College (Berkshire), and (from 1952 to 1976) at the University of Melbourne. From 1978 until 1989 Bate held the foundation chair of Australian Studies at Deakin University, Geelong. Bate was President of the Royal Historical Society of Victoria. He died in October 2017 at the age of 93.