all ebooks in category: Oceania History

«Pacific Star» by Reg Newell
English | ISBN: 9781775592518 | EPUB | 3.1 MB

The war in the South Pacific saw some of the most gruelling fighting of World War Two. Conditions were unpleasant – fetid heat, torrential downpours …

«Lost Paradise» by Kathy Marks
English | ISBN: 9781416597841 | EPUB | 0.8 MB

Pitcairn Island – remote and wild in the South Pacific, a place of towering cliffs and lashing surf – is home to descendants of Fletcher …

Wellington's Men in Australia: Peninsular War Veterans and the Making of Empire c.1820-40
English | ISBN: 0230252303 | 2011 | 243 pages | PDF | 1078 KB

An exploration of the little-known yet historically important emigration of British army officers to the Australian colonies in the aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars. The …