In this volume a lively and distinguished assembly of fellow historians take a fresh look at Blainey's distinguished career. They examine his views on Aboriginality, ethnicity, environmentalism, gender, empire, immigration, technology, corporate history, labour, war, sport and media - the sheer range speaks for itself.
Blainey and the Australian historical profession / Stuart Macintyre.
Half a determinist : Blainey and the mechanics of history / Graeme Davison.
The tyranny of distance revisited / Geoffrey Bolton.
Triumph of the colonists / Tim Rowse.
Light green, dark green / Tom Griffiths.
A man's world? / Joanne Scott.
The Steven Segal factor : the corporate histories / Bridget Griffen-Foley.
White ghost of empire / Deborah Gare.
The politics of race / Andrew Markus.
From the frontier to the Gulf / Ian Hodges.
Sport matters / Tom Stannage with David Major.
My lord the workingman? / Charlie Fox.
The media game / Morag Fraser.
The Melbourne School of History : memories and reflections / Hugh Stretton, John Mulvaney, John Poynter and Ken Inglis
Deborah Gare, Geoffrey Bolton, Stuart Macintyre and Tom Stannage, The Fuss That Never Ended: The life and work of Geoffrey Blainey, Melbourne University Press, Carlton, Vic, 2003.