Australia: a new history of the great southern land
Australia: A New History of the Great Southern Land is a major new account that places Australia's history fully within a global context, drawing on sources from the United States, Britain, South Africa, and Canada, as well as within Australia itself.
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A high proportion of those who abjured Hughes's leadership were Irish Catholics,
whose influence was therefore ... Treaty', an assent that was later to embarrass
him, in so far as Billy Hughes could ever be embarrassed.18 It did not, however, ...
Billy Hughes was entitled to take some credit for that achievement, but it rested
principally on the sacrifice of the Australian people.27 Hughes had, however,
some unsettled business. Accepting only with reluctance the formula agreed
Ambling along, however, for eight years, with so difficult a colleague as Billy
Hughes was no mean achievement, but was positively dangerous as
international prospects clouded. As he had done before the First World War,
Hughes warned of ...
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Welsh (The Four Nations: A History of the United Kingdom ) likes to tackle big projects. Noting at the outset that he is in fact English, he writes effusively about Australia, citing UN indexes on ... Read full review
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