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By J. Griffiths

Drawing on a wealth of fundamental and secondary resources, this booklet explores how some distance imperial tradition penetrated antipodean urban associations. It argues that faraway from imperial saturation, the town 'Down below' was once remarkably untouched by way of the Empire.

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