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Published: 10 November 2016

320 Pages | 10 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780198790549

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Britain, China, and Colonial Australia

Benjamin Mountford

Oxford Historical Monographs

  • The first detailed study of Australian and Chinese interaction with the British Empire in the long nineteenth century
  • Offers new insights into Australia's place in the British Empire and its role in shaping migration history
  • Sets the story of Australian engagement with China within the wider context of nineteenth century Pacific, transnational, and global history
  • Draws on a range of hitherto unexplored UK and Australian archives