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 Commonwealth was to return three-quarters of the customs and excise
revenue to the individual states; and an initial period of ten years was required
before what discontented New South Welshmen dismissed as the 'Braddon Blot'
Such perceptions, however, rarely reached officials.35 To all Australian
governments, state and Commonwealth, the concept of 'control' was much more
influential than that of 'protection'. Little effort was expended on ensuring that
... 15 1-3, 175-6, 305; and Commonwealth of Australia 328-9; and Federal
Council of Australasia 282; and inter-colonial trade 274; and New South Wales
71, 74-5, 77-8, 97-8, 199; relations with colonial governments 261-2, 264, 265,
305; and ...
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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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