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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What minor disagreements emerged were glossed over, and the informal
meeting transformed itself into a Federation Convention, agreeing to assemble a
twelvemonth later, to prepare a draft constitution. Accordingly, in March 1891
The Preamble to the Constitution Act stated that 'the people of New South Wales,
Victoria, South Australia, Queensland and Tasmania, humbly relying on the
blessing of Almighty God, have agreed to unite in one indissoluble Federal ...
... and Victorian constitution 265, see also Bathurst, Lord; Glenelg, Lord; Grey, 3rd
Earl; Stephen, James colonial policy 91-3, 99, 168, 285-6, 304; and Australian
acquisitions 279; and Australian federal constitution 303; colonial constitutions ...
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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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