About this book Acknowledgements Foreword by Geoffrey Blainey Introduction 1. A voyage from humble beginnings 2. Marvellous Melbourne 3. Kiwi Annie 4. Mud, manure and shiny shoes 5. Kiwi at war 6. Looking after business 7. The French connection 8. World War Two 9. The roaming Ramsays 10. The sincerest form of flattery 11. Polishing the world 12. Changing times 13. Tom Ramsay retires - Kiwi merges 14. Building the Kiwi empire 15. The challenging future 16. The auction 17. Bringing a shine to the world Notes Index Picture credits
Keith Dunstan OAM was a much-loved Melbourne journalist and book author. For 30 years from 1958, his daily column 'A Place in the Sun' was an institution in the Sun News-Pictorial. He also wrote for The Bulletin under the pseudonym Batman, and for the Courier-Mail and later The Age. Keith Dunstan wrote more than 25 books, including a quartet of books on the Australian character, pioneering works of sport history including The Paddock that Grew, about the Melbourne Cricket Ground, and The Melbourne I Remember. Kiwi was his final work, completed just before he died in 2013.