all ebooks in category: History of Australia & New Zealand (28)

«Devils on Horses» by Terry Kinloch
English | ISBN: 9781775592747 | EPUB | 7.3 MB

First published eight years ago to enthusiastic reviews and critical acclaim, this classic celebrated readable scholarship is now available in paperback. Telling the story of …

Pacific Worlds: A History of Seas, Peoples, and Cultures
English | ISBN: 0521887631, 0521715660 | 2012 | PDF | 452 pages | 17 MB

Asia, the Pacific Islands and the coasts of the Americas have long been studied separately. This essential single-volume history of the Pacific traces the global …

Australian Native Title Anthropology: Strategic practice, the law and the state by Kingsley Palmer
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1760461873 | 296 Pages | PDF | 1.84 MB

"The Australian Federal Native Title Act 1993 marked a revolution in the recognition of the rights of Australia’s Indigenous peoples. The legislation established a means …

Our Vietnam Nurses
English | May 1st, 2016 | ISBN: 0143785796 | 271 pages | EPUB | 4.46 MB

From the bestselling author of Bush Nurses and Nurses of the Outback comes this collection of compelling and moving stories of our heroic nurses in …

Fallout: Hedley Marston and the Atomic Bomb Tests in Australia
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1459643461 | 360 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

Fallout is the strange but true story of a celebrated Australian scientist's involvement in the 1956 British atomic bomb tests. Hedley Marston, an idol with …

Entanglements of Empire: Missionaries, Maori, and the Question of the Body
English | March 16th, 2015 | ISBN: 0822358263, 0822358174 | 385 pages | EPUB | 2.09 MB

Entanglements of Empire explores the political, cultural and economic entanglements and irrevocable social transformations that resulted from Maori engagements with Protestant missionaries at the most …

The Diggers of Colditz: The classic Australian POW story about escape from the impossible
English | June 19th, 2019 | ISBN: 0856138800 | 224 pages | EPUB | 36.85 MB

Colditz Castle was Nazi Germany's infamous 'escape-proof' wartime prison, where hundreds of the most determined and resourceful Allied prisoners were sent. Despite having more guards …

The Tin Ticket: The Heroic Journey of Australia's Convict Women (Repost)
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0425243079 | EPUB | pages: 400 | 0.5 mb

The convict women who built a continent…"A moving and fascinating story." -Adam Hochschild, author of King Leopold's Ghost The Tin Ticket takes readers to the …

Multiculturalism in the British Commonwealth: Comparative Perspectives on Theory and Practice
2019 | ISBN: 0520299329 | English | 305 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Multiculturalism as a distinct form of liberal-democratic governance gained widespread acceptance after World War II, but in recent years this consensus has been fractured. Multiculturalism …

Waltzing Matilda: The Secret History of Australia's Favourite Song
2012 | ISBN: 1742377068 | English | 288 pages | EPUB | 4 MB

An expose of two cover-ups: one the death of a swagman by a billabong; the other, a torrid affair between Banjo Paterson and his fiancee's …