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Australia and New Zealand

Volume 2


Part of Cambridge Library Collection - History of Oceania

  • Date Published: October 2013
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781108066327

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  • One of the most celebrated and prolific authors of the Victorian era, Anthony Trollope (1815–82) was also an enthusiastic traveller. This two-volume work recounts his two-year journey across Britain's colonies in the Antipodes. First published in 1873, it celebrates the success of British colonisation, but also considers with pragmatic foresight the inevitable unification of the Australian territories and their desire for greater independence. In Volume 2, Trollope describes his travels through Tasmania, Western Australia, South Australia and New Zealand. He supplements his travelogue with maps and a section on Australian institutions. He also tells of his unsuccessful foray into kangaroo hunting, showcasing his wit and appetite for adventure. North America (1862), Trollope's account of the continent during the American Civil War, and his An Autobiography (1883) are also reissued in this series.

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    • Date Published: October 2013
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781108066327
    • length: 532 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 140 x 30 mm
    • weight: 0.67kg
    • contains: 4 maps
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. Tasmania:
    1. Past history
    2. Port Arthur
    3. Present position
    4. Future prospects
    Part II. Western Australia:
    5. Early history
    6. Rottnest and Freemantle
    7. Present condition
    8. Future prospects
    Part III. South Australia:
    9. Early history
    10. Adelaide
    11. Agriculture
    12. Wool
    13. Minerals
    14. The Northern Territory
    15. Legislature and government
    Part IV: Australian Institutions:
    16. Schools, libraries, poorhouse, armies, and church
    17. Australian legislatures
    18. Australian sports
    Part V. New Zealand:
    19. Early history
    20. Otago, the lake district
    21. Otago, Dunedin
    22. John Robert Godley
    23. The Canterbury pilgrims
    24. Marlborough and Nelson
    25. The Maoris
    26. Wellington and the central government
    27. Taranaki
    28. Auckland
    29. The Auckland lakes and hot wells
    30. The Waikato
    31. Conclusion

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