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A woman"s impressions of German New Guinea

Lilian Overell

A woman"s impressions of German New Guinea

by Lilian Overell

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Published by John Lane in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Guinea
    • Subjects:
    • New Guinea -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Lilian Overell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU742 .O8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx p., 1 l., 224 p.
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6656351M
      LC Control Number23012195
      OCLC/WorldCa3705084

        A curious little book, partly based on true historical events in German Colonial New Guinea in the early part of the 20th Century. Will Prior is an ex-British army military policeman who has fled from the world, disillusioned and /5(91). Colonial Map of Papua New Guinea. Serious colonization of the area that now forms the country of Papua New Guinea started back in the ’s. The northern half becoming German New Guinea. While the southern half became British New Guinea. The Germans were motivated by the copra trade and coconut oil.

        picturesque new guinea. with an historical introduction and supplementary chapters on the manners and customs of the papuans; accompanied with. fifty full-page autotype illustrations. from negatives of portraits from life and groups . Great deals on New Guinean Paperback Books. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items!

      This is based on the true story of a German man, August Engelhardt, who at the beginning of the 20th century makes for the South Seas and then-German New Guinea. He buys an island — buyer and seller neglected to tell the natives already living there — in order to create a sort of utopia dedicated to the worship of the coconut. Yes, the coconut/5(). From the s up until World War I, Bougainville was part of German New Guinea. Following the war, Australia occupied the island and then in it became part of Papua New Guinea.


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Woman's impressions of German New Guinea. London, John Lane [] (OCoLC) Document Type. People - Lillian Overell Author. In A Woman's Impressions of German New Guinea was published, describing Lillian Overell's vist to Rabaul and surrounds prior to the establishment of the Mandate.

She spent time with Phoebe Parkinson and captured the anxiety of the German settlers as they waited to hear of their fate under the Mandate. Second edition This is the account of a woman travelling alone to German New Guinea before the League of Nations Mandate had been decided in favour of Australia.

The book covers village life, German Colonial life-styles, a good photograph of Mrs Parkinson. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of results for Books: History: Australia & Oceania: Papua New Guinea.

German New Guinea (German: Deutsch-Neuguinea) consisted of the northeastern part of the island of New Guinea and several nearby island groups and was the first part of the German colonial mainland part of the territory, called Kaiser-Wilhelmsland, became a German protectorate in Other island groups were added subsequently.

New Pomerania, the. Hahl, Albert, -German colonial civil servant, governor of German New Guinea -half length, taking complaints from locals. Resources Books. Lillian Overell, A Woman's Impressions of German New Guinea, Second edn, The Bodley Head Ltd, London,pp.

Robson R.W., Queen Emma, Third edn, Pacific Publications, Sydney,pp. Chapter XXX The Tragedy of Phoebe Coe Parkinson tells the story of Queen Emma's sister.

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Knoll and Hiery show how Africans, Chinese, and Pacific Islanders reacted to German rule, how the Germans ran the daily affairs of government, their vision for the. All German New Guinea coins were minted in Berlin and show an A mintmark.

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Some women lived willingly in the miners’ camps, a few were legally married, and some were g conditions for Papua New Guineans on the claims were mixed; some being well treated by the miners, others being poorly housed and fed, ill-treated, and subject to devastating epidemics.

The German New Guinea Company (German: Deutsche Neuguinea-Kompagnie) was a German Chartered Company which exploited insular territory in and near present Papua New Guinea.

History. In the s and s German commercial firms began to site trading stations in New of J.C. Godeffroy & Sohn reached the Bismarck Archipelago from the Caroline. Guinea Woman Stock Photos and Images 2, matches. Sort by: Relevance. Relevance. New. Georank. Filter by: Image Type. All. Photography.

Vector Illustration. Orientation. All. People population and grass Papua New Guinea map. Vector mosaic. Vector. Similar Images. Add to Likebox # - Bissau, Republic of Guinea-Bissau. New Guinea (Tok Pisin: Niugini; Hiri Motu: Niu Gini; Indonesian: Papua, historically, Irian) is the world's second-largest island and with an area ofkm 2 (, sq mi) the largest island wholly or partly within the Southern Hemisphere and d in Melanesia in the southwestern Pacific Ocean, it is separated by the shallow and kilometre (81 nmi; 93 mi).

In this beautiful book, Bruce Beehler, a renowned author and expert on New Guinea, and award-winning National Geographic photographer Tim Laman take the reader on an unforgettable journey through the natural and cultural wonders of the world’s grandest island.

Skillfully combining a wealth of information, a descriptive and story-filled narrative, and more than. The Capture of German New Guinea – Posted on Septem by Boronia Travel Centre. Last September, when discussing the loss of the AE1, we mentioned the expedition to capture the German New Guinea territory in We return now to look at this, the first Australian force deployment of World War 1, in more detail.

The German New Guinea Company took over administration of the northeast quadrant in the same year. The administration of British New Guinea was passed to Australia inand its name was changed to the Territory of Papua.

Following World War I, German New Guinea was taken over by Australia as a mandated territory of the League of Nations in.In Papua or British New Guinea the law was that the village people could not dress in white man’s clothes when they came into town.

It was the complete opposite in German New Guinea as the Christian missionaries made the women cover up their breasts and made them feel they were sinning. I have lived most of my life in what was the German side.The German New Guinea Company (German: Deutsche Neuguinea-Kompagnie) was founded in at Berlin by Adolph von Hansemann and a syndicate of German bankers for the purpose of colonising and exploiting resources on Neu Guinea (German New Guinea), where German interest grew after British Queensland's annexation of part of eastern New Guinea.

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