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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Forming the frontier between New South Wales and Victoria for most of its length,
before flowing through South Australia to enter the sea near Adelaide, and
passing as it does through extensive farming districts, the Murray should have
been a ...
Victoria reached an agreement on the Murray trade, on condition that goods
coming upriver from South Australia could be taxed on entry to Victoria. This neat
stitch-up, in 1867, naturally aroused indignation in both South Australia and ...
... 505-6 Vestey, Lord 506 Victoria xvi, xx, 127, 128-9, 200-203, 240; and
Aboriginal welfare 178, 245; agriculture 246, 250, 393; annexation of Fiji 277-8;
and Boer War 331; choice of railway gauge 272; constitution (1855) 202-3, "4-15,
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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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