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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Whitlam was a middle-class intellectual, from an urban middle-class family,
himself a barrister, with six books to his credit before 1971, a rare phenomenon in
Australian Labor, who might well have appeared to be more comfortable in the ...
When in September 1973 a restive Labor Caucus resolved to call a referendum
giving Canberra the authority to regulate prices - a resolution mandatory on the
government - Whitlam managed to link the question with a concurrent
The idea of a conspiracy, assisted by the CIA, has been floated, by Philip
Knightley and John Pilger among others: Whitlam had shown that he was not
only prepared to emasculate his own intelligence and security services, but put
the CIA ...
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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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