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Issue Details: First known date: 2013... 2013 [Review Essay] : Germans: Travellers, Settlers and Their Descendants in South Australia
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'Germans were among the first settlers in South Australia. The first group arrived at Port Adelaide in November 1838 and settled at Klemzig, near Adelaide. Many later moved to Hahndorf and Tanunda. They were Lutheran refugees from the kingdom of Prussia, which had recently forced the amalgamation of Lutheran and Calvinist churches. Apart from not being British, they were also among the first refugees to settle in Australia, although the legal category of refugee was not established until almost 90 years later. Germany and Britain had close relationships through the new Queen Victoria and her German husband Prince Albert. This made the newcomers acceptable in an otherwise English settlement, a benevolent situation which did not finally crumble into racist hostility until the war of 1914 to 1918.'  (Introduction)

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    y separately published work icon Australian Aboriginal Studies no. 1 2013 7596239 2013 periodical issue

    'Australian Aboriginal Studies receives submissions that reflect the broad range of disciplines that can be considered to encompass ‘Indigenous studies’. The first edition for 2013 is a case in point, with authors discussing matters of identity, language and racism, cultural heritage, historical changes, the impacts of gambling, community engagement processes, and the importance of art and culture.'   (Editorial introduction)

    pg. 122-124
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