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Author: Barry York
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Title: Empire and Race: The Maltese in Australia, 1881-1949 (Modern History Series; 12)
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Publisher: University of New South Wales Press (October 1, 1994)
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Empire and Race: The Maltese in Australia, 1881-1949 (Modern History Series; 12) by Barry York



This book has two objectives which are new to the study of Australia's immigration history. The time-frame denotes a distinct era in Maltese migration. In the early 1880s, the first attempt at an organised system of subsidised group migration to Australia occurred; in 1949 an Assisted Passage Agreement between Malta and Australia was officially implemented

Find nearly any book by Barry York. Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. Empire and Race: The Maltese in Australia, 1881-1949 (Modern History Series; 12). by Barry York. ISBN 9780868400921 (978-0-86840-092-1) Hardcover, University of New South Wales Press, 1994. Find signed collectible books: 'Empire and Race: The Maltese in Australia, 1881-1949 (Modern History Series; 12)'.

The (above) Cover of Empire and Race: The Maltese in Australia 1881-1949 by Barry York Kensington: New South Wales University Press. My book Empire and Race: The Maltese in Australia 1881-1949 remains the definitive historical work. A considerable body of literature now exists on the Maltese in Australia-their patterns of settlement. In the 1980s even fewer came. with Pictorial Collection holds photographic portraits of Maltese– Australians plus an album of fieldwork photographs taken in western Sydney for the Maltese– Australian Folklife Project.

Empire and Race: The Maltese in Australia, 1881–1949". Barry York, Maltese Identity in Australia – What Future?, speech for the National Conference of Maltese Community Councils of Australia in 1993. History of Maltese in Sydney). CHAPTER 1 The Maltese in Australia 1881–84. How many Maltese in Australia? Mark Caruana, Maltese Surnames on 2000 Telephone Directories, June 2000.

Empire and Race: The Maltese in Australia, 1881-1949 (Modern History Series; 12). On 12 December 1817, Macquarie recommended to the Colonial Office that it be formally adopted, in 1824, the Admiralty agreed that the continent should be known officially as Australia.

Speaking of Us: Voices from Twentieth-Century Australia. Empire And Race: The Maltese In Australia,. Building The Clever Country: Maltese Australian Authors In The National Library Of Australia.

Empire and Race: The Maltese in Australia 1881–1949 (1990). Maltese in Australia: Wanderings Through the Maltese-Australian Story from Convict Times to the Present (1998). He has also written many scholarly monographs and articles on aspects of Australian immigration and particularly on Maltese migration to Australia. In addition, he has contributed feature articles and other pieces to the Canberra Times and Maltese-Australian newspapers. There are about 140 oral history interviews in the Barry York Collection. His Maltese-Australian folklore and social history project forms the largest component, consisting of 77 interviews (303 reels) with Maltese migrants and the descendants of Maltese migrants. They were mostly recorded in the period 1984–98, mainly in Melbourne but also in Sydney, Canberra, Mackay, Broken Hill and elsewhere.

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The first Maltese in Australia came to Queensland where they were confused with Italians. In some cases they even had "Born Malta, Italy" on their tombstones. A significant percentage of the Maltese immigrants had intended to stay only temporarily for work, but many settled in Australia permanently In addition to Melbourne and Sydney became homes to Maltese immigrants  . CHAPTER 1 The Maltese in Australia 1881-84 - Empire and Race: The Maltese in Australia, 1881-1949.