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The Resource The fatal shore : a history of the transportation of convicts to Australia, 1787-1868

The fatal shore : a history of the transportation of convicts to Australia, 1787-1868

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The fatal shore : a history of the transportation of convicts to Australia, 1787-1868
Title
The fatal shore
Title remainder
a history of the transportation of convicts to Australia, 1787-1868
Statement of responsibility
Robert Hughes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on diverse original materials to recount the European settlement of Australia, from the 1788 landing of the first prison fleet to 1868
Award
Age Non Fiction Award, 1987.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
221468
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hughes, Robert
Dewey number
994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
dramas
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Transportation of convicts
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
The fatal shore : a history of the transportation of convicts to Australia, 1787-1868
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p.656-70
Contents
Includes index
Control code
0002173611
Extent
xxviii, 688 p.
Isbn
9780002173612
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
The fatal shore : a history of the transportation of convicts to Australia, 1787-1868
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p.656-70
Contents
Includes index
Control code
0002173611
Extent
xxviii, 688 p.
Isbn
9780002173612
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

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