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Author Lal, Brij V.

Title A time bomb lies buried : Fiji's road to independence, 1960-1970 / Brij V. Lal.

Imprint Canberra, A.C.T. : ANU E Press, 2008.


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Description 1 online resource (ix, 106 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series State, Society and Governance in Melanesia monograph ; no. 1
State, Society and Governance in Melanesia monograph ; no. 1.
Contents Paramountcy, Parity, Privilege -- Amery and the Aftermath -- The 1965 Constitutional Conference -- Towards Independence -- Afterword -- Appendix 1. Policy in Fiji (Nov. 1960) -- Appendix 2. Fiji Final Despatch (8 Oct. 1970).
Summary "A Time Bomb Lies Buried discusses the debates which took place in Suva and London as well as the politics and processes which led Fiji to independence in 1970 after 96 years of colonial rule. It provides an essential background to understanding the crises and convulsions which have haunted Fiji ever since in its search for a constitutional settlement for its multiethnic population."--Publisher's description
Note Print version record.
Title from PDF title page (viewed July 17, 2008).
Summary "Concise history of Fijian politics from 1960-1970 with focus on independence movement"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Language English.
Subject Fiji -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements.
Fiji -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Fiji -- History -- 20th century.
Fidji -- Histoire -- 20e siècle.
Politics and government.
Society and social sciences Society and social sciences.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- History & Theory.
Autonomy and independence movements. (OCoLC)fst01736040
Politics and government (OCoLC)fst01919741
Fiji. (OCoLC)fst01208479
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Indexed Term Politics and government
Independence movements
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author State, Society and Governance in Melanesia Project.
ANU E Press.
Other Form: Print version: Lal, Brij V. Time bomb lies buried. Acton, A.C.T. : ANU E Press, 2008 9781921313608 (OCoLC)271439961
ISBN 9781921313615 (electronic bk.)
1921313617 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000042513585
AU@ 000051591017
AU@ 000058146360
AU@ 000060580933
GBVCP 1008651478
GBVCP 865743495
NZ1 12803020

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