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Botany Bay : the real story, Alan Frost

Label
Botany Bay : the real story
Title
Botany Bay
Title remainder
the real story
Statement of responsibility
Alan Frost
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book digs deeper and sheds new light on the decision to start a colony in Australia. Frost examines the impact of the American War of Independence and Britain's shifting strategic aims, the role of ministerial incompetence and ambition, and the concerns of a turbulent society obsessed with law and order. In doing so, he questions several accepted ideas about how and why Britain set its sights on an Australian colony
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10002754
Cataloging source
ANL
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1943-
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Frost, Alan
Dewey number
994.402
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Convicts
  • Transportation of convicts
  • Transportation of convicts
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
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the real story
Label
Botany Bay : the real story, Alan Frost
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-268) and index
Control code
000046160139
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 276 p.
Isbn
9781863955126
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
map
Label
Botany Bay : the real story, Alan Frost
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-268) and index
Control code
000046160139
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 276 p.
Isbn
9781863955126
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
map

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