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Chinese in Australia

Chinese in Australia

Chinese Pre-service Teachers in Australia: Language, Identity, and Practice

Review: Narrative Writing in Australian and Chinese Schools. A Study of Text in Context

Connecting China through “Creative Diplomacy”: Greenland, Australia, and Climate Cooperation in Polar Regions

International Field Trials of Pyrethroid-Treated Wood Exposed to Coptotermes acinaciformis in Australia and Coptotermes formosanus (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) in China and the United States

WAINWRIGHT, Mark Sebastian (born 1943), Professor of Chemical Engineering, 1989–2009, now Emeritus, and Vice-Chancellor and President, 2004–06, University of New South Wales; Chairman: Smart Services CRC, since 2010 (Director, since 2009); Foundation for Australian Studies in China, since 2012

Regulations in execution of the International Telegraph Convention of 22 July 1875 between Austria, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cochin China, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, India, Italy, Japan, Luxemburg, Montenegro, the Netherlands and Netherlands Indies, New South Wales, Norway, Portugal, Roumania, Russia, Senegal, Servia, Siam, South Australia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tasmania, Tunis and Turkey, signed at Berlin, 17 September 1885

Hooykaas PJJ, Hall MA, Libbenga KR, eds. 1999. Biochemistry and molecular biology of plant hormones. 541 pp.+xxii. Amsterdam: Elsevier. 415 guilders+VAT. Tsekos I, Moustakas M, eds. 1998. Progress in botanical research. 632 pp. London: Kluwer Academic Publishers. £177. Ainsworth CC. 1999. Sex determination in plants. 244 pp. Oxford: Bios Scientific Publishers. £65.00 (hardback). Laisk A, Oja V. 1998. Dynamics of leaf photosynthesis: rapid-response measurements and their interpretations. 160 pp. Collingwood Australia: CISRO Publishing. £39.95 (softback). Zimdahl RL. 1999. Fundamentals of weed science. 2nd edn. 556 pp. San Diego: Academic Press. US $59.95 (hardback). Arie Altman, ed. 1998. Agricultural biotechnology. 770 pp. New York, Basel, Hong Kong: Marcel Dekker. $195. Liese W. 1998. The anatomy of bamboo culms. INBAR Technical Report No. 18. 204 pp. Beijing: International Network for Bamboo And Rattan. US$25+$3 air mail, except: Bangladesh, Ghana, Honduras, Kenya, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Tanzania, Vietnam $10 and Brazil, China, Colombia, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Panama, Phillipines, Russia, South Africa and Thailand $14 (softback).

BILES, John Harvard (1854 - 1933), Hon. Vice-President Institution of Naval Architects; MInstCE, MSoc. Nav. Arch., USA; Hon. Memb. Japanese Society of Naval Architects; Order of Osmanieh, 3rd class, 1906; Naval Constructor, Admiralty, 1877–81; Naval Architect and Manager to Clydebank Shipyard, 1881–90; Professor of Naval Architecture, Glasgow University, 1891–1921; has served on Admiralty Departmental Committees on Mercantile Auxiliaries, 1901, Torpedo Boat Destroyer Committee, 1902–03, Warship Designs, 1905; Board of Trade Departmental Committee on Tonnage, 1905–06; Past Master of the Worshipful Company of Shipwrights; President Engineering Section British Association, 1911; Chairman Boats and Davits Committee, 1912–13; Assessor on Titanic Enquiry, 1912; British Delegate on International Conference on Safety of Life at Sea, 1913; Chairman Admiralty Committee on Submarine Cargo Vessels, 1917; Member Indian Mercantile Marine Committee, 1923–24; Member of Committee on Royal Dockyards and their organization, 1925; Chairman Engineering Joint Council, 1925–26; is Consulting Naval Architect to the High Commissioner for India, and received thanks of Secretary of State in Council for the satisfactory results of the designing and supervising the construction of the river craft for the Expeditionary Force in Mesopotamia, 1916–18; has professionally visited India, Australia, United States of America, Canada, Japan, and China, and nearly all European countries


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Came at an early stage of the country's colonial history. A tiny Chinese population grew rapidly after 1848 under a system of indentured labour. Indentured Chinese immigrants worked in all ...

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