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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therefore, the Report advocated subsidized emigration, but also the
establishment of 'responsible' government, in which the Governor was obliged to
select his government from the elected majority in the Legislative Assembly, as in
throughout the Empire, of measured progress from Crown Colony to elected
councils and representative government, ... The committee had not gone so far as
to extend this to 'responsible' government, although clear indication that such a ...
7. The. Transition. to. Responsible. Government. New. South. Wales. The
colony's new constitution, inaugurated in November 1855, made few
concessions to democracy. The Legislative Council was to be entirely nominated
and to sit for life.
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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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