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The Resource Alexander Macleay : from Scotland to Sydney, Derelie Cherry

Alexander Macleay : from Scotland to Sydney, Derelie Cherry

Label
Alexander Macleay : from Scotland to Sydney
Title
Alexander Macleay
Title remainder
from Scotland to Sydney
Statement of responsibility
Derelie Cherry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alexander Macleay: From Scotland to Sydney is the first biography about this extraordinary Scottish gentleman. It will take its rightful place amongst the definitive histories of Australia's founding fathers
Biography type
individual biography
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10166654
Cataloging source
ANL
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1952-
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Cherry, Derelie Ann
Dewey number
994.402
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Macleay, Alexander
  • McLeay, Alexander
  • 'The Nib' Waverley Library Award for Literature Nominations (2012)
  • Politicians
  • New South Wales
  • New South Wales
Target audience
adult
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from Scotland to Sydney
Label
Alexander Macleay : from Scotland to Sydney, Derelie Cherry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"'This book is a path breaking piece of forensic research ... our knowledge of early colonial New South Wales is much enhanced'-Stephen Garton"--cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 416-442) and index
Contents
From Wick to London, 1767-1825 -- Colonial secretary, 1826-1831 under Governor Ralph Darling -- In the public eye -- Colonial secretary, 1831-1836 under Governor Richard Burke -- Family and social life in colonial New South Wales -- Patron of natural history -- A passion for plants -- An appetite for acres -- For the benefit of the colony
Control code
000047156526
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 452 p. [48] p. of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780646557526
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports., genealogical tables
System control number
(OCoLC)731215342
Label
Alexander Macleay : from Scotland to Sydney, Derelie Cherry
Publication
Note
"'This book is a path breaking piece of forensic research ... our knowledge of early colonial New South Wales is much enhanced'-Stephen Garton"--cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 416-442) and index
Contents
From Wick to London, 1767-1825 -- Colonial secretary, 1826-1831 under Governor Ralph Darling -- In the public eye -- Colonial secretary, 1831-1836 under Governor Richard Burke -- Family and social life in colonial New South Wales -- Patron of natural history -- A passion for plants -- An appetite for acres -- For the benefit of the colony
Control code
000047156526
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 452 p. [48] p. of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780646557526
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports., genealogical tables
System control number
(OCoLC)731215342

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