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By Don Woolford

First released in 1976, Papua New Guinea used to be the 1st publication to interpret the foremost occasions that resulted in the nation’s independence in 1975. within the ebook, journalist Don Woolford, a correspondent for the Australian linked Press in Papua New Guinea, describes the ferment and pleasure of the Sixties and Nineteen Seventies, chronicling the previous Australian territory’s political improvement from the 1st common election for a consultant condo of meeting in 1964 via independence. Key figures within the transition, together with Michael Somare, John Guise, Albert Maori Kiki, and Josephine Abaijah, make an visual appeal and their contributions are analyzed adroitly. Woolford’s entry to those and different very important contributors, in addition to to literature produced for the instant that's not on hand, make this an inimitable and priceless checklist of the notable years that ended in the construction of the state of Papua New Guinea.

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