Angus and Robertson, 1978, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Photographs
bibliography. The text is illustrated with eight pages of black-and-white photographs/maps between pages 64 and 65. The last page is a map (reproduced also on rear of dustwrapper) showing a 1922 map of Nauru and Ocean Island. Blue coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Fading to the backstrip area and book edges. Light aged toning of the textblock edges and of the internal text. Photographic dustwrapper with black and red coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. The aforementioned map to the rear dustwrapper panel. A hint of rubbing to the dustwrapper edges and dustwrapper panels. Light aged toning of the rear dustwrapper panel. The story of Nauru, from the phosphate discoveries to their legal case against the phosphate commission. A history of the Banaba, and of colonialism and exploitation at its worst. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (10), 11-191, (1) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Pacific Islands; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0207136092. ISBN/EAN: 9780207136092. Inventory No: win32.