In 1826, an English merchant, Alexander Hare, brought a group of people from Malaysia and Indonesia as well as South Africa and New Guinea to an atoll northwest of mainland Australia in the Indian Ocean. Hare took them to the Cocos (Keeling) Islands as indentured workers, slaves and/or convicts. A year later, a Scottish rival, […]
About David R. M. Irving
Dr David Irving is a Senior Lecturer in Music (Musicology) at the University of Melbourne.
Cocos (Keeling) Islands BY Nicholas Herriman, David R. M. Irving, Greg Acciaiolo, Monika Winarnita and Trixie Kinajil