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World Encyclopedia

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
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135 words

State in se Australia, on the Tasman Sea; the capital is Sydney. Captain James Cook first visited the area ...

New South Wales

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The Oxford Companion to Australian History

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Current Version:
2003
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
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1,873 words

founded as a convict settlement in 1788, was the mother colony of the Australias; its inhabitants continue to believe ...

New South Wales

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Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

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2008
Subject:
Social sciences, Politics
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3,040 words

New South Wales, proclaimed as a colony in 1788, nominally extended over the whole eastern half of the Australian ...

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