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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He inherited a caretaker administration, headed by a Cambridge doctor, the
reliable William Haines, which had been appointed by Hotham entirely from
members of the Council, and which did not have majority support in the Assembly
In November he was appointed Chairman, no less, of the British Committee
appointed to consider the potential German liability for war indemnities, and he
was acquiring powerful allies. 379 WAR AND PEACE 'That's about the size of it, ...
After the decision taken in 1909 to site the new capital at Canberra an
international competition resulted in an American, Walter Burley Griffin, being
appointed as controlling architect. Griffin was a fine architect, a former associate
of Frank ...
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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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