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January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History. 1384 words.
have played a growing role in projecting Australia's national identity to the world. Since the nineteenth century, when sporting achievement
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was a swimmer who won numerous local and international titles, held 15 world records, and swam in three Olympic Games at which he won six medals, but never a ...