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SOUTH ASIA 1800-1950

Tibet, Nepal and Ceylon
Southeast Asia
Burma and Malaya
Siam, Cambodia and Laos
New Zealand

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Akbar, M. J., Nehru: The Making of India. London, 1988.

Ali, Chaudhri Muhammad, The Emergence of Pakistan. New York, 1967.

Antonova, K. et al, A History of India, Book 2 tr. Katherine Judelson. Moscow, 1979.

Aurobindo, Sri, Bande Mataram: Early Political Writings – 1. Pondicherry, 1972.

Aurobindo, Sri, The Human Cycle, The Ideal of Human Unity, War and Self-Determination. Pondicherry, 1962.

Aurobindo, Sri, The Life Divine. New York, 1951.

Aurobindo, The Life of Sri: A Source Book ed. A. B. Purani. Pondicherry, 1958.

Basham, A. L., The Wonder That Was India. New York, 1954.

Besant, Annie, A Selection of the Social and Political Pamphlets of Annie Besant. New York, 1970.

Besant, Annie, A Study in Consciousness. Adyar, 1938.

Besant, Annie and C. W. Leadbeater, Talks on the Path of Occultism: A Commentary on “At the Feet of the Master,” “The Voice of the Silence” and “Light on the Path,” three volumes. Adyar, 1930, 1931.

Blavatsky, H. P., Isis Unveiled, 2 volumes. New York, 1877.

Blavatsky, H. P., The Key to Theosophy. Pasadena, 1889.

Blavatsky, H. P., The Secret Doctrine, 2 volumes. Pasadena, 1888.

Blavatsky, H. P., The Theosophical Glossary. London, 1892.

Blinkenberg, Lars, India-Pakistan: The History of Unsolved Conflicts. Copenhagen, 1972.

Bose, Ram Chandra, Brahmoism. New York, 1884.

British Paramountcy and Indian Renaissance, Part 1 ed. R. C. Majumdar. Bombay, 1963.

British Paramountcy and Indian Renaissance, Part 2 ed. R. C. Majumdar. Bombay, 1965.

Burgess, James, The Chronology of Modern India. Edinburgh, 1913.

Burke, S. M. and Salim Al-Din Quraishi, The British Raj in India: An Historical Review. Karachi, 1995.

Burney, S. M. H., Iqbal: Poet-Patriot of India tr. Syeda Saiyidain Hameed. New Delhi, 1987.

Cambridge History of India, Volume 6: The Indian Empire 1858-1918 ed. H. H. Dodwell. Cambridge, 1932.

Challenge: A Saga of India’s Struggle for Freedom ed. Nisith Ranjan Ray et al. New Delhi, 1984.

Chand, Tara, History of the Freedom Movement in India, Volumes 1-4. Calcutta, 1961; Delhi, 1967; New Delhi, 1972.

Chatterji, Bankimcandra, Anandamath, or The Sacred Brotherhood tr. Julius J. Lipner. Oxford, 2005.

Chattopadhyay, Bankimchandra, Dharmatattva tr. Apratim Ray. New Delhi, 2003.

Collet, Sophia Dobson, The Life and Letters of Raja Rammohun Roy. Calcutta, 1962.

Collier, Richard, The Great Indian Mutiny. New York, 1963.

Comprehensive History of India, A, Volume 11: (1818-1858) ed. K. K. Datta and V. A. Narain. New Delhi, 1985.

Copland, Ian, The Princes of India in the Endgame of Empire, 1917-1947. Cambridge, 1997.

Cranston, Sylvia, HPB: The Extraordinary Life and Influence of Helena Blavatsky, Founder of the Modern Theosophical Movement. New York, 1993.

Crawford, Cromwell S., Ram Mohan Roy: His Era and Ethics. New Delhi, 1984.

Cultural Heritage of India, The, Volume 4: The Religions ed. Haridas Bhattacharyya. Calcutta, 1956.

Cunningham, Joseph Davey, A History of the Sikhs. Delhi, 1915.

Dalton, Dennis Gilmore, Indian Idea of Freedom: Political Thought of Swami Vivekananda, Aurobindo Ghose, Mahatma Gandhi, and Rabindranath Tagore. Haryana, 1982.

Das, Bhagavan, The Essential Unity of All Religions. Wheaton, 1939.

Das, Bhagavan, The Science of Peace. London, 1904.

Das, Bhagavan, The Science of Social Organization or the Laws of Manu in the Light of Theosophy. Adyar, 1910.

Das, Bhagavan, The Science of the Emotions. Adyar, 1924.

Das Gupta, Jyoti Bhusan, Indo-Pakistan Relations 1947-1955. Amsterdam, 1958.

Dasgupta, Surendranath, A History of Indian Philosophy, Volumes 1-2. Delhi, 1922.

Datta, Bhupendranath, Swami Vivekananda: Patriot-Prophet. Calcutta, 1954.

Dutta, Krishna and Andrew Robinson, Rabindranath Tagore: The Myriad-Minded Man. London, 1995.

Edwardes, Michael, British India 1772-1947. New York, 1967.

Das Gupta, Jayanta Kumar, A Critical Study of the Life and Novels of Bankimcandra. Calcutta, 1937.

Ghoshal, U. N., A History of Indian Political Ideas. London, 1966.

Goetz, Hermann, The Art of India. New York, 1964.

Govind Narain, Munshi Prem Chand. Boston, 1978.

Great Thinkers of the Eastern World ed. Ian P. McGreal. New York, 1995.

Grewal, J. S., The Sikhs of the Punjab. Cambridge, 1990.

Guha, Arun Chandra, First Spark of Revolution: The Early Phase of India’s Struggle for Independence, 1900-1920. Bombay, 1971.

Gupta, Hari Ram, History of the Sikhs, Volumes 1-5. New Delhi, 1984, 1978, 1980, 1982, 1991.

Hibbert, Christopher, The Great Mutiny: India 1857. New York, 1978.

Husain, Asad, British India’s Relations with the Kingdom of Nepal 1857-1947. London, 1970.

India 1947-50, Volume 1: Internal Affairs ed. S. L. Poplai. London, 1959.

India 1947-50, Volume 2: External Affairs ed. S. L. Poplai. London, 1959.

Iqbal, Allamah Muhammad, Call of the Marching Bell tr. M. A. K. Khalil. St. John’s Newfoundland, 1997.

James, Lawrence, Raj: The Making and Unmaking of British India. New York, 1998.

Johnson, Julian, The Path of the Masters. Punjab, 1939.

Keay, John, The Honourable Company: A History of the English East India Company. New York, 1991.

Keay, John, India: A History. New York, 2000.

Khilnani, N. M., British Power in the Punjab 1839-1858. New York, 1972.

Khosla, G. D., Stern Reckoning: A Survey of Events Leading Up To and Following the Partition of India. Oxford, 1989.

Kopf, David, The Brahmo Samaj and the Shaping of the Modern Indian Mind. Princeton, 1979.

Kotnala, M. C., Raja Ram Mohun Roy and Indian Awakening. New Delhi, 1975.

Lacy, Creighton, The Conscience of India. New York, 1965.

Latif, Syad Muhammad, History of the Punjab. New Delhi, 1889.

Majumdar, R. C. et al, An Advanced History of India. London, 1960.

Majumdar, R. C. History of the Freedom Movement in India, Volume 3. Calcutta, 1963.

Malik, Hafeez, Sir Sayyid Ahmad Khan and Muslim Modernization in India and Pakistan. New York, 1980.

Malik, Idram Ali, The History of the Punjab 1799-1947. Delhi, 1970.

McLeod, W. H., Guru Nanak and the Sikh Religion. Delhi, 1976.

Menon, V. P., Integration of the Indian States. London, 1985.

Mill, James and Horace Hayman Wilson, The History of British India, 9 volumes. London, 1848.

Minor, Robert Neil, Sri Aurobindo: The Perfect and the Good. Calcutta, 1978.

Moon, Penderel, The British Conquest and Dominion of India. London, 1989.

Moon, Penderel, Divide and Quit. Oxford, 1998.

Muhammad, Shan, Sir Syed Ahmad Khan: A Political Biography. Meerut, 1969.

Nag, Jamuna, Raja Rammohun Roy. New Delhi, 1972.

Narain, Kirti, Press, Politics and Society: Uttar Pradesh, 1885-1914. New Delhi, 1998.

Nethercot, Arthur H., The First Five Lives of Annie Besant. Chicago, 1960.

Nethercot, Arthur H., The Last Four Lives of Annie Besant. Chicago, 1963.

Norris, J. A., The First Afghan War 1838-1842. Cambridge, 1967.

Oxford History of India, The ed. Percival Spear. Oxford, 1981.

Page, David, Prelude to Partition. Oxford, 1982.

Parmu, R. K., A History of Muslim Rule in Kashmir 1320-1819. Delhi, 1969.

Partition of India: Polices and Perspectives 1935-1947 ed. C. H. Philips and Mary Doreen Wainwright. London, 1970.

Political Profile of Sir Sayyid Ahmad Khan: A Documentary Record ed. Hafeez Malik. Delhi, 1993.

Premchand, The Oxford India tr. David Rubin, Alok Rai, and Christopher R. King. New Delhi, 2004.

Radhakrishnan: Selected Writings on Philosophy, Religion, and Culture. New York, 1970.

Radhakrishnan, S., Indian Philosophy, Volume 2. London, 1931.

Raja Rammohun Roy and the New Learning ed. B. P. Barua. Hyderabad, 1988.

Raju, P. T., Structural Depths of Indian Thought. Albany, 1985.

Rajyagor, S. B., History of Gujarat. New Delhi, 1982.

Rammohan Ray, The Essential Writings of Raja ed. Bruce Carlisle Robertson. Delhi, 1999.

Rammohun Roy: A Bi-Centenary Tribute ed. Niharranjan Ray. New Delhi, 1974.

Rammohun Roy and the Process of Modernization in India ed. V. C. Joshi. Delhi, 1975.

Robson, Brian, The Road to Kabul: The Second Afghan War 1878-1881. London, 1986.

Ronaldshay, Earl of, The Life of Lord Curzon, 3 volumes. New York, 1927, 1928.

Roy, Atul Chandra, History of Bengal: Mughal Period (1526-1765 A.D.). Calcutta, 1968.

Sadiq, Muhammad, A History of Urdu Literature. Delhi, 1984.

Sarkar, Jadunath, Fall of the Mughal Empire, 4 volumes. Calcutta, 1964, 1950, 1952.

Schulberg, Lucille, Historic India. New York, 1968.

Schweitzer, Albert, Indian Thought and its Development tr. Mrs. Charles E. B. Russell. Boston, 1936.

Sen, Keshub Chunder, The Book of Pilgrimages. Calcutta, 1940.

Sen, Prosanto Kumar, Biography of a New Faith, Volume 1. Calcutta, 1950.

Singh, Anita Inder, The Origins of the Partition of India 1936-1947. Oxford, 1987.

Singh, Karan, Prophet of Indian Nationalism: A Study of the Political Thought of Sri Aurobindo Ghosh 1893-1910. London, 1963.

Singh, Khushwant, A History of the Sikhs, Volume 2: 1839-1964. Princeton, 1966.

Singh, Kirpal, Baba Jaimal Singh: His Life & Teachings. Delhi, 1971.

Sinha, Sachchidananda, Iqbal: The Poet and His Message. Allahabad, 1947.

Sitaramaya, Pattabhi, The History of the Indian National Congress, 2 volumes. Bombay, 1935, 1947.

Smith, Vincent A., J. B. Harrison, and Percival Spear, The Oxford History of India. Oxford, 1958.

Sourcebook in Indian Philosophy, A ed. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan and Charles E. Moore. Princeton, 1957.

Sources of Indian Tradition ed. Wm. Theodore de Bary, 2 volumes. New York, 1958.

Stevens, Ian, Pakistan. New York, 1967.

Tagore, Rabindranath, Boundless Sky. Calcutta, 1964.

Tagore, Collected Poems and Plays of Rabindranath, New York, 1949.

Tagore, Rabindranath, Fireflies. New York, 1928.

Tagore, Rabindranath, The Lover of God tr. Tony K. Stewart and Chase Twichell. Port Townsend, 2003.

Tagore, Rabindranath, On the Shores of Eternity tr. Deepak Chopra. New York, 1999.

Tagore, Rabindranath, The Post Office tr. Krishna Dutta and Andrew Robinson. New York, 1996.

Tagore, Rabindranath, The Religion of Man. London, 1931.

Tagore, Rabindranath, Sheaves: Poems and Songs tr. Nagrendranath Gupta. Westport, 1971.

Tagore Reader, A ed. Amiya Chakravarty. Boston, 1961.

To the Gates of Liberty: Congress Commemoration Volume. Calcutta, 1948.

Varma, Vishwanath Prasad, The Political Philosophy of Sri Aurobindo. New York, 1960.

Vivekananda, Speeches and Writings of Swami. Madras, 1927.

Walker, Benjamin, The Hindu World, 2 volumes. New York, 1968.

Williams, Gertrude Marvin, The Passionate Pilgrim: A Life of Annie Besant. New York, 1931.

Wisdom of China and India, The ed. Lin Yutang. New York, 1942.

Wolpert, Stanley, Jinnah of Pakistan. New York, 1984.

Wolpert, Stanley A., Tilak and Gokhale: Revolution and Reform in the Making of Modern India. Berkeley, 1961.

Woodruff, Philip, The Men Who Ruled India, Volume 1: The Founders. London, 1953.

Woodruff, Philip, The Men Who Ruled India, Volume 2: The Guardians. New York, 1954.

Yogananda, Paramahansa, Autobiography of a Yogi. Los Angeles, 1951.

Yogananda, Paramahansa, Man’s Eternal Quest. Los Angeles, 1975.

Yukteswar, Jnanavatar Swami Sri, The Holy Science. Los Angeles, 1949.

Zimmer, Heinrich, Philosophies of India ed. Joseph Campbell. New York, 1951.

Tibet, Nepal and Ceylon

De Silva, Chandra Richard, Sri Lanka: A History. New Delhi, 1997.

De Silva, K. M, A History of Sri Lanka. London, 1981.

Goldstein, Melvyn C., A History of Modern Tibet, 1913-1951. Berkeley, 1989.

History of Ceylon, Volume 3 ed. K. M. de Silva. Colombo, 1973.

Richardson, Hugh E., Tibet and Its History. Boston, 1984.

Sanwal, B. D., Nepal and the East India Company. New York, 1965.

Shakabpa, Tsepon W. D., Tibet: A Political History. New Haven, 1967.

Stein, R. A., Tibetan Civilization tr. J. E. S. Driver. Stanford, 1972.

Southeast Asia

Barwise, J. M. and N. J. White, A Traveller’s History of Southeast Asia. New York, 2002.

Cambridge History of Southeast Asia, The, 2 volumes ed. Nicholas Tarling. Cambridge, 1992.

Chandler, David P. et al, In Search of Southeast Asia: A Modern History. Honolulu, 1987.

Emergence of Modern Southeast Asia, The ed. Norman G. Owen. Honolulu, 2005.

Hall, D. G. E., A History of South-East Asia. New York, 1981.

Lieberman, Victor, Strange Parallels: Southeast Asia in Global Context, c. 800-1830. Cambridge, 2003.

Murphey, Rhoads, A History of Asia. New York, 1996.

Rawson, Philip, The Art of Southeast Asia. New York, 1967.

Sar Desai, D. R., Southeast Asia: Past & Present. Boulder, 1997.

Southeast Asia: Languages and Literatures ed. Patricia Herbert and Anthony Milner. Honolulu, 1989.

Tate, D. J. M., The Making of Modern South-east Asia, Volume 1: The European Conquest. New York, 1971.

Williams, Lea E., Southeast Asia: A History. New York, 1976.

Burma and Malaya

Andaya, Barbara Watson and Leonard Y. Andaya, A History of Malaysia. Honolulu, 2001.

Ba Ma, Breakthrough in Burma: Memoirs of a Revolution, 1939-1946. New Haven, 1968.

Butcher, John G., The British in Malaya 1880-1941. Oxford, 1979.

Cady, John F., A History of Modern Burma. Ithaca, 1958.

Kennedy, J., A History of Malaya. London, 1970.

Koenig, William J., The Burmese Polity, 1752-1819. Ann Arbor, 1990.

Malaysia: Selected Historical Readings ed. John Bastin and Robin W. Winks. London, 1966.

Moorhead, F. J., A History of Malaya and Her Neighbors, Volume 1. London, 1957.

Moorhead, F. J., A History of Malaya, Volume 2. Kuala Lumpur, 1963.

Myint-U, Thant, The Making of Modern Burma. Cambridge, 2001.

Ryan, N. J., A History of Malaysia and Singapore. Oxford, 1976.

Seekins, Donald M., Historical Dictionary of Burma (Myanmar). Lanham, 2006.

Stewart, A. T. Q., The Pagoda War: Lord Dufferin and the fall of the Kingdom of Ava 1885-6. London, 1972.

Trager, Frank N., Burma from Kingdom to Republic. New York, 1966.

Tregonning, K. G., A History of Modern Malaya. London, 1964.

Turnbull, C. M., A History of Singapore 1819-1988. Oxford, 1989.

Winstedt, Richard, A History of Classical Malay Literature. Kuala Lumpur, 1961.

Siam, Cambodia and Laos

Baker, Chris and Panuk Phongpaichit, A History of Thailand. Cambridge, 2005.

Barmé, Scot, Luang Wichit Wathakan and the Creation of the Thai Identity. Singapore, 1993.

Breazeale, Kennon and Snit Smukarn, A Culture in Search of Survival: The Phuan of Thailand and Laos. New Haven, 1988.

Chakrabongse, Chula, Lords of Life: A History of the Kings of Thailand. London, 1967.

Chandler, David, A History of Cambodia. Boulder, 1996.

Ghosh, Manomohan, A History of Cambodia. Calcutta, 1968.

Manich, M. L., History of Anglo-Thai Relations. Bangkok, 1970.

Manich, M. L., History of Laos (including the history of Lannathai, Chiengmai). Bangkok, 1967.

Manich, M. L., History of Thailand & Cambodia. Bangkok, 1970.

Pridi Banomyong, Pridi by Pridi: Selected Writings on Life, Politics, and Economy tr. Chris Baker and Pasuk Phongpaichit. Chiang Mai, 2000.

Stowe, Judith A., Siam becomes Thailand. London, 1991.

Stuart-Fox, Martin, A History of Laos. Cambridge, 1997.

Terwiel, B. J., A History of Modern Thailand 1767-1942. St. Lucia, 1983.

Vella, Walter F., Chaiyo! King Vajiravudh and the Development of Thai Nationalism. Honolulu, 1978.

Wyatt, David K., Thailand: A Short History. New Haven, 2003.


Buttinger, Joseph, Vietnam: A Dragon Embattled, Volume 1 From Colonialism to the Vietminh. New York, 1967.

Buttinger, Joseph, Vietnam: A Dragon Embattled, Volume 2 Vietnam at War. London, 1967.

Chapuis, Oscar, A History of Vietnam from Hong Bang to Tu Duc. Westport, 1995.

Chapuis, Oscar, The Last Emperors of Vietnam: From Tu Duc to Bao Dai. Westport, 2000.

Davidson, Phillip B., Vietnam at War: The History 1946-1975. Novato, 1988.

Dommen, Arthur J., The Indochinese Experience of the French and the Americans: Nationalism and Communism in Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam. Bloomington, 2001.

Duiker, William J., Ho Chi Minh: A Life. New York, 2000.

Duiker, William J., The Rise of Nationalism in Vietnam, 1900-1941. Ithaca, 1976.

Dunn, Peter M., The First Vietnam War. London, 1985.

Hammer, Ellen J., The Struggle for Indochina 1940-1955. Stanford, 1955.

Ho Chih Minh On Revolution: Selected Writings, 1920-66. New York, 1967.

Marr, David G., Vietnam 1945: The Quest for Power. Berkeley, 1995.

Marr, David G., Vietnamese Anticolonialism 1885-1925. Berkeley, 1971.

Marr, David G., Vietnamese Tradition on Trial, 1920-1945. Berkeley, 1981.

Nguyen-Van-Thai and Nguyen-Van-Mung, A Short History of Vietnam. Saigon, 1958.

Osborne, Milton E., The French Presence in Cochinchina and Cambodia: Rule and Response (1859-1905). Ithaca, 1969.

Shipway, Martin, The Road to War: France and Vietnam, 1944-1947. Providence, 1996.

Truong, Buu Lam, Colonialism Experienced: Vietnamese Writings on Colonialism, 1900-1931. Ann Arbor, 2000.


Anderson, Benedict R. O’G., Java in a Time of Revolution: Occupation and Resistance, 1944-1946. Ithaca, 1972.

Couperis, Lous, The Hidden Force tr. Alexander Teixeira de Mattos. Amherst, 1985.

Crib, Robert, Historical Dictionary of Indonesia. Metuchen, 1992.

Dahm, Bernhard, History of Indonesia in the Twentieth Century tr. P. S. Falla. London, 1971.

Dahm, Bernhard, Sukarno and the Struggle for Indonesian Independence tr. Mary F. Somers Heidhues. Ithaca, 1969.

Hatta, Mohammad, Memoirs: Indonesian Patriot ed. C. L. M. Penders. Singapore, 1981.

Hering, Bob, Soekarno: Founding Father of Indonesia 1901-1945. Leiden, 2002.

Illustrations of the Revolution: Indonesia 1945-1950 ed. Sudjarwo Tjondronegoro et al. Djakarta, 1954.

Kartini, Raden Adjeng, Letters of a Javanese Princess tr. Agnes Louise Symmers. New York, 1964.

Legge, J. D., Sukarno: A Political Biography. Sydney, 1972.

Marsden, William, The History of Sumatra. New York, 1966.

Multatuli, The Oyster & the Eagle: Selected Aphorisms and Parables of tr. E. M Beekman. Amherst, 1974.

Pringle, Robert, A Short History of Bali. Crows Nest, 2004.

Ricklefs, M. C., A History of Modern Indonesia since c. 1300. Stanford, 1993.

Sukarno: An Autobiography As told to Cindy Adams. Indianapolis, 1965.

Tas, S., Indonesia: The Underdeveloped Freedom. Indianapolis. 1974.

Taylor, Jean Gelman, Indonesia: Peoples and Histories. New Haven, 2003.

Vickers, Adrian, A History of Modern Indonesia. Cambridge, 2005.

Vlekke, Bernard H. M., Nusantara: A History of Indonesia. Chicago, 1959.

Zainu’ddin, Ailsa, A Short History of Indonesia. Melbourne, 1968.


Australia Comes of Age: Rebellion, independence, war and the worker ed. Bay Books. Sydney, 1986.

Australian Plays for the Colonial Stage 1834-1899 ed. Richard Fotheringham. St. Lucia, 2006.

Bolton, Geoffrey, The Oxford History of Australia, Volume 5: 1942-1988 The Middle Way. Melbourne, 1990.

Cambridge History of English Literature, The, Volume XIV ed. A. W. Ward and A. R. Waller. New York, 1917.

Clark, C. M. H., A History of Australia, Volumes 1-6. Carlton, 1963, 1968, 1973, 1978, 1981, 1987.

Clark, Manning, A Short History of Australia. New York, 1963.

Clarke, Marcus, His Natural Life. Middlesex, 1970.

Clarke, Marcus, Old Tales of a Young Country. Sydney, 1972.

Dutton, Geoffrey, The Australian Heroes. London, 1981.

Furphy, Joseph, Such Is Life. London, 1986.

Grattan, C. Hartley, The Southwest Pacific Since 1900. Ann Arbor, 1963.

Grattan, C. Hartley, The Southwest Pacific to 1900. Ann Arbor, 1963.

Green, H. M., A History of Australian Literature, Volume 1: 1789-1923. London, 1984.

Green, H. M., A History of Australian Literature, Volume 2: 1923-1950. London, 1985.

Hughes, Robert, The Fatal Shore: The Epic of Australia’s Founding. New York, 1986.

Kingston, Beverley, The Oxford History of Australia, Volume 3: 1860-1900 Glad, Confident Morning. Melbourne, 1988.

Kociumbas, Jan, The Oxford History of Australia, Volume 2: 1770-1860 Possessions. Melbourne, 1992.

La Nauze, J. A., Alfred Deakin: A Biography, 2 volumes. Carlton, 1965.

Lacour-Gayet, Robert, A Concise History of Australia tr. James Grieve. Middlesex, 1976.

Lawson, Henry, The Master Story-Teller: Prose Writings. London, 1972.

Macintyre, Stuart, The Oxford History of Australia, Volume 4: 1901-1942 The Succeeding Age. Melbourne, 1986.

Macmillan Anthology of Australian Literature ed. Ken Goodwin and Alan Lawson. South Melbourne, 1990.

Macquarie Book of Events, The ed. Bryce Fisher. McMahons Point, 1983.

Modjeska, Drusilla, Exiles at Home: Australian Women Writers 1925-1945. London, 1981.

Morris, Norval, Maconochie’s Gentlemen: The Story of Norfolk Island and the Roots of Modern Prison Reform. Oxford, 2002.

New History of Australia, A ed. F. K. Crowley. Melbourne, 1974.

Oxford History of Australian Literature ed. Leonie Kramer. Oxford, 1981.

Paterson, A. B. ‘Banjo,’ Bush Ballads, Poems, Stories and Journalism. St. Lucia, 1992.

Rebels and Radicals ed. Eric Fry. Sydney, 1983.

Rees, Leslie, The Making of Australian Drama: A Historical and Critical Survey from the 1830s to the 1970s. Sydney, 1973.

Richardson, Henry Handel, The Fortunes of Richard Mahony. New York, 1941.

Robson, Lloyd, A History of Tasmania, Volume 1: Van Dieman’s Land from the Earliest Times to 1855. Oxford, 1983.

Selected Documents in Australian History 1788-1850 ed. C. M. H. Clark. Sydney, 1950.

Selected Documents in Australian History 1851-1900 ed. C. M. H. Clark. Sydney, 1955.

Ward, Russel, The History of Australia: The Twentieth Century. New York, 1978.

New Zealand

Brooking, Tom, The History of New Zealand. Westport, 2004.

Burdon, R. M., The New Dominion: A Social and Political History of New Zealand 1918-39. Wellington, 1965.

Butler, Samuel, Erewhon or Over the Range. Newark, 1981.

Grattan, C. Hartley, The Southwest Pacific Since 1900. Ann Arbor, 1963.

Grattan, C. Hartley, The Southwest Pacific to 1900. Ann Arbor, 1963.

Oxford History of New Zealand, The ed. Geoffrey W. Rice. Auckland, 1992.

Oxford History of New Zealand Literature, The ed. Terry Sturm. Oxford, 1991.

Oxford Illustrated History of New Zealand, The ed. Keith Sinclair. Oxford, 1990.

Sinclair, Keith, A History of New Zealand. Auckland, 1988.

Speeches and Documents on New Zealand History ed. W. David McIntyre and W. J. Gardner. London, 1971.

Thomson, Arthur S., The Story of New Zealand. New York, 1970.

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British India 1800-1848
British India's Wars 1848-1881
India's Renaissance 1881-1905
India's Freedom Struggle 1905-1918
Gandhi and India 1919-1933
Liberating India and Pakistan 1934-1950
Tibet, Nepal, and Ceylon 1800-1950
Burma, Malaya and the British 1800-1950
Siam, Cambodia, and Laos 1800-1950
Vietnam and the French 1800-1950
Indonesia and the Dutch 1800-1950
Australia to 1950
New Zealand to 1950
Summary and Evaluation


World Chronological Index
Chronology of Asia & Africa to 1800
Chronology of Asia & Africa 1800-1950
Chronology of South Asia to 1950

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