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Australia's Northern Shield?

© Copyright 2017 Bruce Hunt

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ISBN: 978-1-925495-40-9 (paperback)

ISBN: 978-1-925495-41-6 (ePDF)

ISBN: 978-1-925495-42-3 (ePub)

Series: Investigating Power

Series Editor: Clinton Fernandes

Design: Les Thomas

Cover image: courtesy of the National Archives of Australia. ‘Personalities – Gough Whitlam – With Mr Somare at press conference (Chief Minister of Papua New Guinea), 1973’. NAA: A6180, 18/1/73/30.

National Library of Australia Cataloguing-in-Publication entry:

Creator: Hunt, Bruce G., author.
Title: Australia’s northern shield? : Papua New Guinea and the defence of Australia since 1880 / Bruce Hunt.
ISBN: 9781925495409 (paperback)
Subjects: National security--Australia--History.
Papua New Guinea--Strategic aspects.
Australia--Foreign relations--Papua New Guinea.
Papua New Guinea--Foreign relations--Australia.

Australia's Northern Shield?

   by Bruce Hunt