A point I made in my 2007 book Comeback: back in 1985, NATO plus Japan plus Australasia produced 50% of world GDP.
Thus South America and Australasia alone are left as the lands that contain these interesting birds in any number.
Both are natives of what may be termed the new world of Australasia.
The shorter distance of Auckland from the ports of America gives it an advantage over any other seaport in Australasia.
I was in Australasia three months and a half, and saw only one Governor.
The opossum of America is the only species out of Australasia which is thus provided.
The waiters were men, I think; but that is not usual in Australasia.
It is, however, with Chinese immigration into Australasia that we are more immediately concerned.
I speak of those of Australasia and India, for I had access to those only.
It is of universal range, excepting Australasia and Madagascar, and consists of about sixty species.