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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On 1 July 1859 the Clarence steamed into Moreton Bay with a 14 gun salute, and
banners proclaiming 'separation' on port and starboard.26 From 10 December
the same year the existing colonies were joined by the newcomer, Queensland, ...
Even the former republican Bernard O'Dowd expostulated that the House of
Lords was 'the finest, fairest and soundest court in the world' while Australia only
had 'lousy Lawyers'.71 New South Wales, Queensland, Tasmania and Victoria ...
Queensland was even more bizarre. The entrenched rule of successive Labor
governments came to an end in August 1957 with the vote divided between four
parties: on the left were the ALP, with 28.9 per cent, and the anti-communist ...
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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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