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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More than any other factor, modern Australian political life has been defined and
characterized by the existence of the Labor Party. In spite of numerous splits, and
long absences from office, the Labor Party, often with a fresh complexion, has ...
perhaps not quite as described, 'a mob of disgruntled, wire-whiskered bushies',
the Country Party was inevitably pragmatist, ... The electoral advantage given to
non-Labor parties was reinforced by the unyielding monolithic nature of the ...
In the general election due in May 1954, a few weeks after Petrov's defection, the
coalition won a majority of seats in the House of Representatives, although the
Labor Party actually gained more votes. Evatt, who had been showing signs 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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