“A World Divided. A Tale of Two Hemispheres. By An Observer in Mars, A.D. 2000”

Title“A World Divided. A Tale of Two Hemispheres. By An Observer in Mars, A.D. 2000”
Year for Search1884
Secondary TitleMelbourne Punch (East Melbourne, VIC, Australia)
Pagination182, 192, 202, 212, 222, 232
Date PublishedMay 8 - June 12, 1884
KeywordsAustralian author
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Satire starting with the Fenians, who succeed in splitting the world into two halves, intending that England and Ireland will be on separate halves, but they end up together. All Irish driven out of the U. S. Australia is split in two. The two halves of the world crash back together and destroy each other.

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1884 “A World Divided. A Tale of Two Hemispheres. By An Observer in Mars, A. D. 2000.” Melbourne Punch (East Melbourne, VIC, Australia) (May 8 - June 12, 1884): 182, 192, 202, 212, 222, 232. NLA

Satire starting with the Fenians, who succeed in splitting the world into two halves, intending that England and Ireland will be on separate halves, but they end up together. All Irish driven out of the U. S. Australia is split in two. The two halves of the world crash back together and destroy each other.