Colony of Fiji

a handbook.

Publisher: Printed at the Govt. Press in Suva, Fiji

Written in English
Published: Pages: 122 Downloads: 154
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LC ClassificationsMLCM 84/4129 (D)
The Physical Object
Pagination122 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2919176M
LC Control Number84152100

Once known as the Cannibal Isles, because of its ferocious natives, the South Pacific nation of Fiji is comprised of islands. About are inhabited, while the balance remains nature preserves. The culture of Fiji is a mosaic of Indigenous Fijian, Indo-Fijian, Asian and European traditions that showcase its rich history. Originally settled by Polynesians, the Fiji islands were sort of Author: John Moen. This is the other book which cover the underwater world generally in Fiji, specifically the non-fish species. Known as the "blue book" among Fiji divers, dive guides and operations. Coral Reef Animals of the Indo-Pacific: Animal Life from Africa to Hawaii Exclusive of the Vertebrates Terrence M. Gosliner, David W. Behrens, Gary C. Williams. To this end the governor of Fiji was also created high commissioner for the western Pacific. Rotumah was annexed in At the time of the British annexation the islands were suffering from commercial depression, following a fall in the price of cotton after the American Civil War. The Government of Fiji and the generous support of the Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University, made possible a total of eighteen months' fieldwork and archival research in Fiji between and , and this book is a revision of a doctoral dissertation accepted by A.N.U. in File Size: 4MB.

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The Colony of Fiji was a British Crown colony that existed from to in the territory of the present-day nation of United Kingdom declined its first opportunity to annex the Kingdom of Fiji in Ratu Seru Epenisa Cakobau had offered to cede the islands, subject to being allowed to retain his Tui Viti (King of Fiji) title, a condition unacceptable to both the British and Capital: Levuka, (–), Suva, (–).

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Measles epidemic of To celebrate the annexation of Fiji, Hercules Robinson, who was Governor of New South Wales at the time, took Cakobau and his two sons to Sydney. There was a measles outbreak in that city and the three Fijians all came down with the disease.

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Books shelved as fiji: Getting Stoned with Savages: A Trip Through the Islands of Fiji and Vanuatu by J. Maarten Troost, Fiji by Lance Morcan, Pieces of. Fiji (fē´jē) or Viti (vē´tē), officially Republic of Fiji, republic ( est.

pop. ,), c.7, sq mi (18, sq km), South Pacific. Suva is the capital. Land Fiji comprises c islands, of which some are inhabited. Viti Levu, the largest, constitutes half the land area and is the seat of other important islands are Vanua Levu (the second largest), Taveuni, Kadavu.

the Fiji Indian experience. John Nation' s excellent study of contemporary Fijian politics strengthened me in the conclusion that the Fijian colonial experience had something to say to the present, and alone made it intelli gible.

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Democratic rule was interrupted by two military coups in caused by concern over a government perceived as dominated by the Indian community (descendants of contract laborers brought to the islands by the British in the 19th century). Ordinances of the Colony of Fiji, from the 1st Septemberthe date of the proclamation of the Royal Charter erecting the Fiji Islands into a British Colony on the 31st December Sydney: Government Printer.

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Three stones in a grassy little park near the water’s edge mark the signing ceremony that took place on Octoas well as Fiji’s independence exactly 96 years later and. Fiji became a part of the Great British Empire during the 19th century. Infirst European sailors started their settlement at Levuka, Fiji's first modern town.

Christian missionaries arrived during 's and spread their influence to most parts of Fiji. However, it seemed that it was the sole mistake of the Fijians which led.

Fiji is part of the Pacific Rim. About speak Fiji Hindi. In the 17th and 18th centuries, the Dutch and the British explored Fiji. Fiji was a British colony up until ; British occupation lasted almost a century. Fiji has many forest, mineral, and fish l and largest city: Suva, 18°10′S °27′E.

Europeans visited Fiji from the 17th century onwards, and, after a brief period as an independent kingdom, the British established the Colony of Fiji in Fiji operated as a Crown colony untilwhen it gained independence as the Dominion of Fiji. A military government declared a Republic in following a series of coups d'g code: + Roth, G.Fiji: handbook of the colony H.R.

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It surrounds the Koro Sea about 1, miles (2, km) north of Auckland, New Zealand. It consists of some islands (about of which are inhabited) and islets. The capital, Suva, is on the southeast coast of the largest island, Viti Levu.

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