This review was first published in Northern Territory Historical Studies, No 27, 2016, pages 102-104. All photos in this review, except the image of the Sydney ceramic plaque, were taken by Steve Farram and displayed in an online exhibition marking… 833 more words
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On Islands, Biodiversity, Black Swans and History: Tim Winton, Victoria Laurie and Alex George & Charmaine Cave, 2015
- Tim Winton, Island Home: a landscape memoir, Hamish Hamilton/Penguin, Docklands 2015, 10 chapters, 235 pages, references, acknowledgements, no index, Dewey A823.3, RRP $A39.99
- Victoria Laurie, … 4,159 more words
Living in Northern Ireland, I’m constantly amazed by the importance people place on flags, emblems, and… a national anthem.
Right, so I’m Canadian by birth. Growing up I always saw the Canadian flag as a symbol of peace and justice, of measured action and, well, just a good ol fashioned ‘decent people’ emblem. 314 more words