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New Guinea to-day

Anthony van Kampen

New Guinea to-day

by Anthony van Kampen

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Published by C. de Boer Jr. .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAnthony van Kampen.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20085236M

Ligeremaluoga was a Papua New Guinean and also a missionary. More than that, he was the first Papua New Guinean to write a book. Vincent Eri published the first Papua New Guinean novel, The Crocodile, in but Ligeremaluoga wrote and published the first book way back in D-Day New Guinea. likes. 'Java is heaven, Burma is hell, but you never come back alive from New Guinea'. The capture of Lae was the most complex Australian army operation in WW2.

  There is a lake in British New Guinea. It is deep and full of fish, and Abaia, the magic eel, dwells at the bottom. Abaia does not like to be disturbed. Like many snakes and eels in Melanesian beliefs, it is closely associated with weather, storms, and floods. Once a man found Abaia’s lake and caught many fish. “The book “Administrative Law and Judicial Review in Papua New Guinea” is a must read for lawyers and public alike involved in the judicial review of administrative decisions. The book contains a comprehensive guide to an increasingly important yet quite complex area of law.

Further Readings Two volumes of the U.S. Army in World War II series, John Miller, Jr., CARTWHEEL: The Reduction of Rabaul () and Robert Ross Smith, The Approach to the Philippines () remain the best accounts of the New Guinea rly David Dexter, Australia in the War of The Army: The New Guinea Offensives () is an excellent recounting of Australia's ground war.   More t classroom libraries in all 22 provinces of Papua New Guinea will have received reading books by end of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, Novem – In Papua New Guinea (PNG), low levels of literacy are a critical challenge.


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