On the contrary, when I sailed from Australia
on a tramp steamer commanded by an abstemious captain, I took no drink along, and had no drink for the forty-three days' passage.
We see the same fact in the great difference between the inhabitants of Australia, Africa, and South America under the same latitude: for these countries are almost as much isolated from each other as is possible.
The plains near the Straits of Magellan are inhabited by one species of Rhea (American ostrich), and northward the plains of La Plata by another species of the same genus; and not by a true ostrich or emeu, like those found in Africa and Australia under the same latitude.
So it was that the socialists succeeded in making Australia
and New Zealand into cooperative commonwealths.
I trust you will return from Australia in a position of affluence.
Some day you will meet him--when you come back from Australia.
But when it came to legging it out to West Australia to act as a sort of valet to Uncle Frederick's beastly sheep--no.
He seemed to strive with a sort of religious frenzy to convert James to West Australia.
It appears from the character of the fossils in Europe, Asia, Australia
, and in North and South America, that those conditions which favour the life of the
it was in Australia
when I was a three-year-old) I ran for half a day, and if I'd seen a camel, I should have been running still.
Alsace-Lorraine and perhaps Egypt, for France; Australia
for Japan; China and South Africa for Germany.
He could get plenty of work in Australia
, and double and treble the wages he gets here.