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Historical Examples of nauru
While on Nauru Island labour was scarce, on Angaur several plants had to be finished before work could proceed to the full extent.Germany's Vanishing Colonies
Gordon Le Sueur
A jolly good ship, too, Tommy; one of the big Australian liners—the Nauru.
She sat down by Cecilia and talked, and presently it appeared that she also was sailing in the Nauru.
No one knew quite when the Nauru would berth; it was wrapped in mystery, like all movements of troopships.
"Bless you, Norah and dad hadn't tasted butter for nearly three years before they came on board the Nauru," said Jim.
of unknown origin; formerly known as Pleasant Island (1798). Related: Nauruan (1921).