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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, NY .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Papua (Indonesia) -- Politics and government,
  • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1964

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementNicholas Tarling ; foreword by W. David McIntyre.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDU744.5 .T37 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16842281M
ISBN 100773450971
ISBN 109780773450974
LC Control Number2008019757

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– and is currently a Fellow of its New Zealand Asia Institute. He was editor of the Cambridge History of Southeast Asia. His most recent books include Britain and the West New Guinea Dispute – (Mellen, ) and Britain and the Neutralisation of Laos (NUS Press, ). Media Inquiries. It is the first book to make Britain and the West New Guinea Dispute (Mellen, ) and Southeast Asia and the Great Powers (Routledge, ). Frances hodgkins () Courtyard in ibiza watercolour, x mm From the collection Books 6 6 May THE WEST NEW GUINEA DISPUTE, – David Walton Indonesian and Dutch claims over West New Guinea in the period to presented one of the first opportunities for regional dialogue in post-war Australia-Japan relations. The aims of this chapter are to chart changes in the Australian attitude towards Japan’s role in regional affairs. Chapter 6. THE WEST NEW GUINEA DISPUTE – ‘East New Guinea is Australian territory – for us to take an attitude that we would not defend it would be unthinkable – we must defend it and we would – nothing else would satisfy either our obligations or our conscience – so an attack on East New Guinea is an attack on us’.