The reasons for this are obvious if understandably understated. M F Christie in “Aboriginies in Colonial Victoria” (Sydney University Press, 1979) states that “if it was acknowledged that the Aborigines had the right to dispose of their land as they saw fit, then the Crown’s claim to all Australian lands would be in doubt.” For this reason it was quickly dismissed by the then Governor of New South Wales, Sir Richard Bourke who immediately declared the Batman treaty invalid. The land in effect belonged to nobody..
Salina is one of seven inhabited islands in the volcanic Aeolian archipelago north of Sicily. Not entirely dependent on tourism thanks largely to its Malvasia wine sector, Salina has a more relaxed, grounded feel than some of the other islands, and it’s also the greenest somethingCapofaroembodies perfectly, with its vine rows, herb gardens, fig trees and clumps of wild prickly pear. It occupies a shelving site high above the sea, lapped by the beam of the lighthouse (‘faro’) that gives the place its name, with views across to the distant islands of Panarea and Stromboli the latter an active volcano whose eruptive firework displays can often be seen at night..
We begin our tour at the tiny Musee de la Liberation de Berjou, in a village which sits high on a ridge in countryside thick with trees and hedgerows. This was where British troops successfully fought the Germans in August 1944 to take the heights of Berjou during Operation Blackwater the campaign which would force the enemy into the Falaise pocket.Three years ago, local man Roman Bon started scouring the nearby fields with a metal detector. He turned up items such as helmets and shells and soon collected enough to open the two room museum.This prompted elderly members of the local community, many of whom had never spoken about the war, to talk, and they too started to dig out old artefacts from their homes.Among the items are a German helmet, used for the past few decades as a tool to scoop up chicken feed, and a British Army bag, which the owner later used to store a chainsaw.
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