A Companion to the Australian Media



'An impressive collection of knowledge [in which] tenacious myths are pricked ... The book illuminates technological topics which I thought I would never understand. It is not just for the media. Every public library and senior school library should possess a copy.' — Geoffrey Blainey, Australian Book Review


'... a reference book that is thorough and authoritative, while being versatile enough to remain fascinating for casual browsers ... the Companion is a wealthy source of information and a testament to the quality of the many talented authors who have contributed to it.' — Niels Kraaier, Australian Journalism Review


'A handsome volume, the product of a savvy and tenacious woman ... a massive undertaking ... there's wonderful serendipity in the printed form' — Mark Day, The Australian