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 key figure in the Executive Council was that of the colonial secretary, the
administrative head of government (to avoid confusion with the Secretary of State
for the Colonies, the Whitehall minister in charge, usually also known as the ...
Since income from sales and leases of 'Waste Lands' was by far the major source
of colonial revenue, ceding this to a ... That particular Lord Stanley had previously
been Mr E. G. G. S. Stanley, Whig Colonial Secretary for fourteen months in ...
Geraldton, WA 242 German colonies: Pacific 367, 371, see also Rabaul German
immigrants, South Australia M5 ... 180; and squatters 161-2; and Wentworth 157-
8 Gladstone, W. E. 167-8, 279, 286, 3 56; as Colonial Secretary 155, 165, 216; ...
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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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Matter of advantageous Return
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