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The pearl frontier Indonesian labor and indigenous encounters in Australia's northern trading network

Author: Julia Martínez; Adrian Vickers
Publisher: Honolulu, Hawaii Univ. of Hawai'i Press c 2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Remarkable for its meticulous archival research and moving life stories, the Pearl Frontier offers a new way of imagining Australian historical connections with Indonesia. This compelling view of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Julia Martínez; Adrian Vickers
ISBN: 9780824840020 082484002X
OCLC Number: 931743842
Description: XI, 227 Seiten Illustrationen, Karten
Contents: Border-crossing on the pearl frontierThe birth of the pearling zone, 1860-1890 --
Maritime mobility in eastern Indonesia --
Master pearlers on both sides of the frontier --
Labor migration to north Australia, 1901-1941 --
Challenging social segregation --
War on the pearl frontier --
Disputed borders on the pearl frontier --
Marriage and Australian citizenship.
Responsibility: Julia Martínez and Adrian Vickers

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