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The Shipwreck of the New Guinea Gold Explorers
Language: en
Pages: 173
Authors: Peter Maiden
Categories: Maria (Ship)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher:

When the Brig Maria was wrecked on a reef off Hinchenbrook Island, there began a horror story of gale-torn seas, courage, cowardice, endurance, heroism and trag
Oceanic Encounters
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Margaret Jolly
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-07-01 - Publisher: ANU E Press

This volume, the result of ongoing collaborations between Australian and French anthropologists, historians and linguists, explores encounters between Pacific p
The Secret War
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Jonathan Richards
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Univ. of Queensland Press

An authoritative and groundbreaking contribution to the study of Australian colonial history, this record reveals little-known information about a brutal police
Before the Aeroplane Dance
Language: en
Pages: 159
Authors: Edwina Toohey
Categories: Aboriginal Australians
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

Over 300 pages of culture-clashes, swashbuckling adventure and intimate insights into the lifestyle of the indigenous peoples of the Torres Strait and Cape York
The Report: Papua New Guinea 2015
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Oxford Business Group
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-17 - Publisher: Oxford Business Group

In Papua New Guinea hopes are high that real change is on its way; the country’s political, administrative, financial and technical leaders now have to find a
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Susanne Chauvel Carlsson
Categories: Bounty Mutiny, 1789
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher:

Fletcher Christian and the mutineers from The Bounty sank their ship and settled on Pitcairn, the most remote island in the Pacific. This is their story over tw
The History of Discovery in Australia, Tasmania, and New Zealand
Language: en
Authors: William Howitt
Categories: Australia
Type: BOOK - Published: 1865 - Publisher:

Historical Dictionary of the Discovery and Exploration of the Pacific Islands
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Max Quanchi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-10-18 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

The South Seas, as this region used to be called, conjured up images of adventure, belles and savages, romance and fabulous fortunes, but the long voyages of di
Explorers Journal
Language: en
Authors: Ernest Ingersoll
Categories: Explorers
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher:

Engineering and Mining Journal
Language: en
Categories: Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 1898-07 - Publisher: