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Australian frontier in New Guinea, 1870-1885.

Donald C. Gordon

Australian frontier in New Guinea, 1870-1885.

by Donald C. Gordon

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Guinea,
  • New Guinea.
    • Subjects:
    • Australians -- New Guinea.,
    • New Guinea -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 285-294.

      SeriesColumbia University. Faculty of Political Science. Studies in history, economics and public law,, no. 562, Studies in history, economics and public law ;, no. 562.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU740 .G55
      The Physical Object
      Pagination301 p.
      Number of Pages301
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6093003M
      LC Control Number51010264
      OCLC/WorldCa3102750

      Rick Antonson is the author of several books, including the travel memoirs Full Moon Over Noah’s Ark, Route 66 Still Kicks, and To Timbuktu for a on is past chair of Destination International, based in Washington, D.C. and past deputy chair of the Pacific Asia Travel Association based in Bangkok, and the former president and CEO of Tourism Vancouver/5(13). In Australia secured New Guinea as a Class 'C' mandate from the League of Nations which gave Australia wide powers. A Royal Commission in had recommended taking all German property and deporting all German missionaries.

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        The Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force of about men was sent to seize and destroy wireless stations in German New Guinea when war broke out in The mission was successful, although allegedly not well organised.   Though the Germans had not been expected to put up much of a fight, they built some fortifications. Frontier Lands of New Guinea Travel from Australia aboard the guest Coral Adventurer to the remote sights and sounds of the rarely visited New Guinea. Experience some of the world’s most striking and intact cultural regions as they emerge into the 21st century and venture into the most remote corners of Papua New Guinea on a series of.


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Gordon, D. The Australian Frontier in New Guinea, New York: Columbia University Press, Lyne, Charles E. New Guinea: an Account of the Establishment of the British Protectorate over the Southern Shores of New Guinea.

London: Sampson, Low, Thomson, James Park. British New Guinea. The Australian frontier wars is a term applied by some historians to violent conflicts between Indigenous Australians (including both Aboriginal Australians and Torres Strait Islanders) and white settlers during the British colonisation of Australia.

The first fighting took place several months after the landing of the First Fleet in January and the last clashes occurred in the early 20th Location: Australia. The first single volume history to cover all the battles fought by the Australians against the Japanese in Papua New Guinea. Hell's Battlefield is the first book that tells the whole story of the Australians against the Japanese in New Guinea during World War II, from invasion in to the brutal end game in Besides giving new perspectives on the Kokoda campaign, the book covers the /5(11).

The Australian Frontier in New Guinea, By DONALD CRAIGIE GORDON. (New York, Columbia University Press, i pp. $) This book deals with the reluctant expansion of British interests into New Guinea and its effects upon the gradual accretion of Australian nationality.

The author sketches in the background of exploration and settle. Papua New Guinea indexes to births, marriages and deaths,indexes for the next three records. Papua New Guinea Births,images.

Papua New Guinea Marriages. John Douglas, along with many other prominent Australians, had long had an interest in this large island to their north. [1] Inhe urged the Queensland parliament to annex New Guinea, [2] and, shortly after becoming premier, wrote to both the Queensland governor and the New South Wales premier seeking their support for Britain to annex the coast of New Guinea not already claimed by the.

Papua New Guinea - Papua New Guinea - The colonial period: Malay and possibly Chinese traders took spoils and some slaves from western New Guinea for hundreds of years.

The first European visitor may have been Jorge de Meneses, who possibly landed on the island in –27 while en route to the Moluccas.

The first European attempt at colonization was made in by Lieut. John Hayes, a. B Liberator of the 43rd Bomb Group during a bombing run over the major Japanese base at Salamaua, Australian New Guinea, Wrecked aircraft and Jeep, New Georgia, United States Army paratroopers dropped from C Skytrains parachuting into Nazdab, New Guinea behind a smoke screen, 5 Sep THE AUSTRALIAN FRONTIER IN NEW GUINEA, The Australian Frontier in New Guinea,by Donald Craigie Gordon.

(New York, Columbia Uni versity Press,pp. + map.) This book is "devoted to the story of the development of the Australian interest in Papua, which they felt to be their northern frontier, and to the. trol for the first time. Quite clearly the Australian Army in New Guinea *The interchangeable use of the terms ‘Papua-New Guinea’ and ‘New Guinea’ raises obvious problems.

In this paper ‘New Guinea’ has generally been used instead of ‘Papua-New Guinea’ for reasons of economical expression, except in such instances as proper by: 1. Papua and New Guinea records. The British New Guinea records begin in the early s. England was pushed into annexing the region largely by the concern of the Australian colonies that another major power would establish a colony in the area.

Queensland had annexed south-east New Guinea File Size: 3MB. A secret history of sexuality on the front. But in historian Frank Bongiorno's new book The Dr Willett says the commander of Australia's military forces in New Guinea wrote anxiously to.

Full title reads: "WITH THE AUSTRALIANS IN NEW GUINEA". New Guinea. Australian soldiers moving through New Guinea jungle with bush boys carrying their supplies. Australian. The Australian Frontier in New Guinea, (NY, ).

Griffin, James (ed.) Papua New Guinea Portraits: The Expatriate Experience (Canberra: Australian National U, ).

Hempenstall, Peter J. Pacific Islanders under German Rule: A History in the Meaning of Colonial Resistance (Canberra: Australian National U, ).

Gordon's early research and writing focused on his native Australia. He was sent there as a Fulbright fellow inand his first book was titled The Australian Frontier in New Guinea, Thereafter, Gordon turned his interest toward England and the British Empire.By the end of American combat troops outnumbered Australian ones in the New Guinea theatre.

In August the Americans withdrew their combat units from New Guinea in preparation for the invasion of the Philippines and left the Australians in charge of all remain ing operations in the area. The Papuans and New Guineans.The New Guinea campaign (January September ) was one of the longest campaigns of the Second World War.

It began with the easy Japanese conquest of most of the north coast of the massive island. The Japanese finally ran out of steam during the Papuan Campaign, and were unable to capture Port Moresby on the south coast of Papua New Guinea.