Tuimacilai a life of Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara by Deryck Scarr

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Published by Crawford House Pub. in Belair, S. Aust .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Mara, Kamisese, -- Ratu Sir, -- 1920-2004,
  • Presidents -- Fiji -- Biography,
  • Fiji -- Politics and government

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 400-402) and index.

Book details

Statementby Deryck Scarr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDU600 .S33 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 414 p. ;
Number of Pages414
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23842816M
ISBN 101863333282
ISBN 109781863333283
LC Control Number2009510310
OCLC/WorldCa271864948

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Ratu Sir Kamisese Kapaiwai Tuimacilai Mara was the pre-eminent Fijian leader of his generation. By virtue of training and temperament, instinct and intellect, charisma and cunning, he stood head and shoulders over his other Fijian contemporaries, both literally as well as metaphorically.

The book is based on archival research and press. Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara, (Ratu Sir Kamisese Kapaiwai Tuimacilai Mara), Fijian politician (born May 6,Lomaloma, Vanua Balavu Island, Lau Archipelago, Fiji—died ApSuva, Fiji), was the founding father of modern Fiji as the nation’s first prime minister, from to (except for a few months in ); he later served as vice president (–93) and president (   Last week, Sir Michael launched a book about the life of Sir Kamisese, titled Tuimacilai: A Life of Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara.

Sir Michael said he had deep respect for Sir Kamisese, as “the man represented everything that is good, noble and proper in a leader”. Ratu Mara commanded respect not only in Fiji but abroad as well. Born Kamisese Kapaiwai Tuimacilai Mara, May 6,in Lomaloma, Fiji; died from complications of a stroke, Apin Suva, Fiji.

Politician. As a tribal chief of the Lau Islands of eastern Fiji, Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara led his people to independence from Britain, becoming Fiji's first prime minister in   The book titled; Tuimacilai: A life of Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara will go on Tuimacilai book after the launch.

Sir Michael knew Ratu Sir Kamisese from when Tuimacilai book were both young men starting out on their respective public and political careers.

They met frequently over the years and formed a deep personal and professional relationship. for the broad imperial background for this book.1 1ditional sources: Ratu Kamisese Mara, Ad The Pacific Way: A Memoir (Honolulu, ); Deryck Scarr, Tuimacilai: A Life of Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara (Adelaide, ), and Brij V Lal (ed.), Fiji: British Documents.

As Tuimacilai shows, he and the Lau provincial council committee seem to have preferred 's; he or they or Tuimacilai book of them together doubted whether a president under the then existing constitution was more than a toothless tiger but did not want reserve powers as in Australia, would have been glad to see the back of the senate, disliked the.

Apisai was assisting with a recruitment drive for territorial soldiers when Kamisese Kapaiwai Tuimacilai Mara came to his desk as a volunteer. The last book he read was The Silk Roads – A. Kamisese Kapaiwai Tuimacilai Mara, politician: born Lomaloma, Fiji 6 May ; when he said in a book published in that Mara had been privy to the plans for the coup.

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Lal, BIn the Eye of the Storm: Jai Ram Reddy and the Politics of Postcolonial Fiji, ANU ePress, Canberra Australia. Ratu Sir Kamisese MaraBorn Kamisese Kapaiwai Tuimacilai Mara, May 6,in Lomaloma, Fiji; died from complications of a stroke, Apin Suva, Fiji.

Politician. As a tribal chief of the Lau Islands of eastern Fiji, Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara led his people to independence from Britain, becoming Fiji's first prime minister in Tuimacilai: A Life of Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara (Paperback) By Scarr, Deryck.

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Early life and education: to Ratu Sir Kamisese Kapaiwai Tuimacilai Uluilakeba Mara was born on 6 Mayin Sawana, Lomaloma, Vanuabalavu in the archipelago of Lau, the son of Ratu Tevita Uluilakeba, Tui Nayau and head of the chiefly Vuanirewa clan of Tubou, Lakeba and Lusiana Qolikoro from the Fonolahi Family of the Yavusa Tonga clan in Sawana.

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The Persian text used was redacted in 14th century AD in. book to merit a re-evaluation of the original text. Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara, A.D. Patel’s main political adversary for the last decade of life, published his memoirs soon after the publication of my own book, and more recently a biography of him has appeared.

They. Preface to this Edition. This book was first published in after nearly a decade of interrupted research going back to the early s. Minor emendations and corrections of a few errors pointed out by careful readers aside, I have resisted the temptation to revise the text substantially for several reasons.

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Dr Lal's book is more than an eloquent account of the political struggle of one of Fiji's outstanding leaders. It is a timely reminder that the process of constitutional change hangs in the balance, as it did at the time of Mr Patel's death.

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Adi Litia Cakobau Mara-Dugdale is a member of Fiji nobility, descended from the Vuanirewa Clan of Lau and the Tuisawau family of is the fifth child and fourth daughter of Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara, Fiji’s first Prime Minister, second President and Tui Nayau (Paramount Chief of the Lau Islands), and was namesake to her mother Ro Lady Lala Mara, who was Roko Tui Dreketi (Paramount Chief.

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"A close friend and Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea Sir Michael Somare launched the book titled Tuimacilai: A life of Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara, in Suva at the weekend (Sat 10th)." The Permanent Secretary of the Public Service Commission, Parmesh Chand, attended the event and says he was a great leader in Fiji and in the Pacific.Both the book and Reddy have been acclaimed.

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