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To the Islands free pdf "To the Islands" traces the persistence across two centuries of a regional idea expressed variously as Australasia, the Malay Archipelago and 'the Islands.' The book explores the manifestations of this idea in trade, travel, investment and diplomatic interactions between Australia and its island neighbours from the early years of British colonization to the present day.

About Paul Battersby

Paul Battersby is senior lecturer in globalisation and cultural diversity at RMIT University.

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Author : Paul Battersby
Publisher : Lexington Books
Data Published : 21 August 2007
ISBN : 0739120514
EAN : 9780739120514
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 266 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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