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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Western Australia saw the beginning of Sir George Grey's remarkable official
career, as leader of a Colonial Office-sponsored expedition in 1837, but it was in
South Australia that Grey first assumed real responsibility as Gawler's successor.
and the new Conservatives inspired by the brilliant Benjamin Disraeli. Lord John
Russell was able to form his first administration, with Lord Grey in his old post.
Grey is the only nineteenth-century Colonial Secretary to have presented a
... Charles 168 Grey, Anthony 493 Grey, Charles, 2nd Earl, Prime Minister 77, 90,
117, 139, 156 Grey, Sir Charles 142, 157 Grey, Sir Edward, Foreign Secretary
365,366 Grey, Henry, 3rd Earl (Viscount Howick) 156-7, 174-6; Colonial Office 94
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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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