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History of Papua New Guinea


The prehistory of Papua New Guinea can be traced back to about 60,000 years ago when people first migrated towards the Australian continent. The written ...

Papua New Guinea : History | The Commonwealth


In 1906, Australia took over British New Guinea, renamed a year earlier as the Territory of Papua. The Australian army occupied German New Guinea in World ...

Papua New Guinea profile - Timeline - BBC News - BBC.com


A chronology of key events in the history of Papua New Guinea.

Papua New Guinea Tourism | Papua New Guinea Travel


Discover Papua New Guinea culture and immerse yourself in a South Pacific paradise. Learn more about the customs, traditions, history and culture of Papua  ...

Papua New Guinea | history - geography | Britannica.com


Jun 8, 2016 ... Papua New Guinea, island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. It encompasses the eastern half of New Guinea, the world's second ...

Timeline of key events: Papua New Guinea's road to independence ...


Sep 15, 2015 ... A timeline of the key events as Papua New Guinea celebrates its 40th anniversary of independence from Australia.

Culture of Papua New Guinea - history, people, clothing, traditions ...


After World War II, the British and German territories were combined and jointly administered by Australia as the Territory of Papua and New Guinea. In 1975, the  ...

Papua New Guinea - a brief history - Radio New Zealand


Papua New Guinea - a brief history - from a collection of audio about 8 - Papua New Guinea.

History and Major Events - Embassy of Papua New Guinea to the ...


History and Major Events. Archaeologists believe that humans arrived on Papua New Guinea some 50,000 years ago, presumably by sea from Southeast Asia.

History - Papua New Guinea - problem, area, future


Papua New Guinea appears to have been settled by 14,000 BC , with migrations first of hunters and later of agriculturists probably coming from the Asian ...

Papua New Guinea Background
The Eastern Half Of The Island Of New Guinea - Second Largest In The World - Was Divided Between Germany (North) And The Uk (South) In 1885 The Latter Area Was Transferred To Australia In 1902, Which Occupied The Northern Portion During World War I
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Papua New Guinea: Maps, History, Geography, Government ...


Information on Papua New Guinea — geography, history, politics, government, economy, population statistics, culture, religion, languages, largest cities, as well  ...

History and People of Papua New Guinea - Geographia


History and People. Huli People The first inhabitants of Papua New Guinea, probably migrants from the Indonesian archipelago, arrived about 50,000 years ago.

History of Papua New Guinea - Lonely Planet Travel Information


History of Papua New Guinea, experience the modern and ancient historic past events, people and governments of Papua New Guinea - Lonely Planet.