The Struggle of the Giants extract   non-fiction  
Issue Details: First known date: 1957 1957
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An extract that focuses on the early developments in Australian trade relations in the South Pacific and the establishment of the livestock industry and trade with England.

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    y The Boys' Book of the Commonwealth Nicholas Monsarrat (editor), London Melbourne : Cassell , 1957 Z1547571 1957 anthology extract children's

    An anthology of extracts from literary works about the British Commonwealth.

    Monsarrat, in his 'Foreword', states that there 'is a link between us all, but it makes for a wonderful variety within the Commonwealth : different people, different customs and religions, different dangers to contend with. There are many contrasting stories in this book to illustrate these differences. You can find out what life is like in South Africa, and India, and Canada, and lots of other countries; how it was in the old days, and how it is today' (p. vii).

    London Melbourne : Cassell , 1957
    pg. 1-6
Last amended 11 Dec 2008 15:59:59
Subjects:
  • Tasman Sea, Australian seas,
  • South Pacific, Pacific Region,
  • Tasmania,
  • c
    New Zealand,
    c
    Pacific Region,
  • Twofold Bay, Eden area, Far South Coast, South Coast, New South Wales,
  • Burragorang Valley, MacArthur area (Camden - Campbelltown), Sydney, New South Wales,
  • Goldfields area, Southeast Western Australia, Western Australia,
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