White Australia defied Pacific Islander settlement in North Queensland by Patricia Mercer

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Published by Dept. of History and Politics, James Cook University in [Townsville, Qld.] .

Written in English

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  • Pacific Islanders -- Australia -- Queensland -- History.

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Statementby Patricia Mercer.
SeriesStudies in North Queensland history -- no. 21
LC ClassificationsDU274 .M47 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 371 p. :
Number of Pages371
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16339510M
ISBN 100864435592

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