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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The Ulster Scottish were always a formidable group, and flourished in all climates
, but Catholic Irish often had a hard time of it in America. Despised by American
workers as lowering wages, the Irish Catholic population of the cities, where ...
A high proportion of those who abjured Hughes's leadership were Irish Catholics,
whose influence was therefore considerably increased within the party. One error
made in the campaign was the failure to exclude seminarians and teaching ...
With the influx of Italian immigrants some of the old Irish Catholic intolerance had
been dissipated, and the acceptance of the Second Vatican Council reforms
helped in reducing sectarian animosity. A promise to provide state aid was an ...
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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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