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Stewart's Handbook of the Pacific Islands 1921 - P. Allan Stewart's Handbook of the Pacific Islands 1921 - P. Allan
Product No. AU9110-1921

Stewart's Handbook was written by Percy S. Allen and revised annually. Each year a comprehensive account of all of the Pacific Islands is included.

The book is divided into islands owned by New Zealand, France, Britain, USA, and Australia. It is then divided into separate island groups. Information on each group of islands gives a comprehensive history and geography of each island. This is often accompanied by information on government officials, trade statistics, churches, business, shipping, population, customs and tariffs, exports and lists of residents. It includes a map detailing the entire Pacific.

This book is a complete resource for those interested in the history of the Pacific Islands.

The whole text is searchable. Search for any word in the text - names, places and more.

Related Titles:
AU9110-1922 Stewart's Handbook of the Pacific Islands 1922
AU9110-S1 Stewart's Handbook of the Pacific Islands (Set 1)

Price: $22.30 Add to Cart


Cyclopedia of Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, Tahiti and the Cook Islands 1907 Cyclopedia of Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, Tahiti and the Cook Islands 1907
Product No. AU9101

No of pages in original: 573pp

This book is divided into two main sections. The first containing a cyclopedia of Fiji and the second containing smaller cyclopedias of Samoa, Tonga, Tahiti and the Cook Islands. These cyclopedias are a vast resource of historical and biographical information on the islands concerned. They are very similar to the cyclopedias for each Australian state although less comprehensive.

Cyclopedias generally include information on the history, the people, the industries and trade, the culture and the geography of the island group concerned.

They include hundreds of illustrations, the larger number of these being portraits of those whose biographies are included. These are not just the rich and famous, but include a high percentage of the ordinary citizens in each community.

This CD includes facsimile images of all five Cyclopedias. It includes fast-find, enabling fast searching of all files on the CD in a single search.

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ISBN: 978 1 921230 10 3

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Stewart's Handbook of the Pacific Islands 1922 - P. Allan Stewart's Handbook of the Pacific Islands 1922 - P. Allan
Product No. AU9110-1922

Stewart's Handbook was written by Percy S. Allen and revised annually, this one being the one covering 1922. Each year a comprehensive account of all of the Pacific Islands is included.


The book is a complete resource for those interested in the history of the Pacific Islands.

High quality scanned images of the whole 601 pages of the original book. This CD can be viewed by any computer using Adobe Acrobat Reader (version 4 or later recommended). The data on this CD is completely self-contained, and requires no installation.

Related Titles:
AU9110-1921 Stewart's Handbook of the Pacific Islands 1921
AU9110-S1 Stewart's Handbook of the Pacific Islands (Set 1)

Price: $22.30 Add to Cart


Stewart's Handbook of the Pacific Islands (Set 1) - Percy S. Allen Stewart's Handbook of the Pacific Islands (Set 1) - Percy S. Allen
Product No. AU9110-S1

If the history of the Pacific Islands and its social history in the 1920s is of interest to you - why not buy both the 'Stewart's Handbook 1921' and the 'Stewart's Handbook 1922' together on the one CD, a total of 1176 pages, for a very special price.

Stewart's Handbook was written by Percy S. Allen and was revised annually. Each year contains a comprehensive account of all of the Pacific Islands.

Each book is divided into islands owned by New Zealand, France, Britain, the United States of America, and Australia. It is then divided into separate island groups. Information on each group of islands gives a comprehensive history and geography of each island. This is often accompanied by information on government officials, trade statistics, churches, business, shipping, population, customs and tariffs, exports and lists of residents. It includes a map detailing the entire Pacific.

These books are a complete resource for those interested in the history of the Pacific Islands.

These titles can also be ordered individually:
AU9110-1921 Stewart's Handbook of the Pacific Islands 1921
AU9110-1922 Stewart's Handbook of the Pacific Islands 1922

Price: $26.80 Add to Cart


Australian Handbook 1889 Australian Handbook 1889
Product No. AU0101-1889

No of pages in original: 982pp
Year published: (1889)

Covering New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, West Australia, Fiji, New Guinea and New Zealand, the 'Australian Handbook' is a guide with all kinds of interesting unique information.

Apart from a descriptive account and statistical information of each Australia colony, you will also find details on climate, education, religion, agriculture, population, societies and clubs, parliamentary and official departments, local self-government, telegraphic and postal details, police, banking, shipping, mining and land regulations, newspaper, manufacturers, emigration, as well as naval and military forces. You will also find details of the governors, consuls and ecclesiastical appointments of the time. The 'Importer's Directory', which takes up over 270 pages, is a comprehensive listing of all importers, manufacturers and shippers. For this importers you will find their name address and what they import (ie. machinery, groceries, hardware, musical instruments, or sewing machines etc.). Lists manufacturers and shippers from places throughout England, Scotland, Ireland, France, Germany, the United States, and importers throughout Australia, New Zealand and Fiji.

Features of this Handbook include:
• detailed maps of each Australian colony
• detailed map of the plan of London
• many maps of Australian and New Zealand railways
• map of the plan of Brisbane
• many other colour maps of various places
• over 150 pages of gazetteer covering each Australia state and New Zealand
• land regulations for each state and New Zealand
• historical outline and chronology of events in Australian history
• extensive New Zealand coverage throughout - including the gazetteer, maps and other historical and reference content
• hundreds of advertisements

This handbook is an immense reference book to the world of our ancestors of nearly 120 years ago.

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ISBN: 9781921371813
 

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