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By Sean Brawley,Nick Guoth

This e-book examines Australia’s wearing relationships with the Asian zone through the interwar interval. in the past, Australia’s carrying relationships with the Asian zone were missed through students of Australian and Asian activities heritage, and the wider box of Australia’s Asian context. focusing on the interval of the Nineteen Twenties and Nineteen Thirties – whilst wearing relationships among Australia and a couple of Asian international locations emerged in a number of activities – this publication demonstrates the intensity of those formerly under-examined connections. The booklet demanding situations, and complicates, the wider historiography of Australia’s Asian context – a historiography that has been strongly motivated by way of the White Australia coverage and the Pacific warfare. Why, for instance, did white Australia so warmly welcome vacationing eastern sportsmen at a time whilst the Pacific quarter inexorably sliding right into a conflict that used to be trained through racial antagonisms?


This e-book examines carrying relatives among Australia and 7 Asian international locations (China, Japan, India, Netherlands East Indies, Philippines, Malaya and Singapore) and a number activities together with rugby, soccer, swimming, hockey, boxing, cricket and tennis.

This ebook was once released as a unique factor of Sport in Society.

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