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The Resource The fatal shore, Robert Hughes

The fatal shore, Robert Hughes

Label
The fatal shore
Title
The fatal shore
Statement of responsibility
Robert Hughes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the convict settlements in Australia based upon letters, diaries, and documents from the first landing in Botany Bay in 1788 to the last shipload of convicts in 1868
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hughes, Robert
Dewey number
994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DU115
LC item number
.H78 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Australia
  • Exiles
  • Penal colonies
  • Colonies pénitentiaires
  • Australie
  • Australie
  • Exiles
  • Penal colonies
  • Australia
  • Strafkoloniën
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Exiles
  • Penal colonies
  • Refugees, Australian
  • Penal colonies
  • Australia
Label
The fatal shore, Robert Hughes
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780394506685.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 656-670) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The harbor and the exiles -- A horse foaled by an acorn -- The geographical unconscious -- The starvation years -- The voyage -- Who were the convicts? -- Bolters and bushrangers -- Bunters, mollies and sable brethren -- The government stroke -- Gentlemen of New South Wales -- To plough Van Diemen's land -- Metastasis -- Norfolk Island -- Toward abolition -- A special scourge -- The aristocracy be we -- The end of the system
Control code
ocm13821695
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xvi, 688, [41] pages of plates
Isbn
9780394506685
Lccn
86045272
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o13821695
  • (OCoLC)13821695
Label
The fatal shore, Robert Hughes
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780394506685.pdf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 656-670) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The harbor and the exiles -- A horse foaled by an acorn -- The geographical unconscious -- The starvation years -- The voyage -- Who were the convicts? -- Bolters and bushrangers -- Bunters, mollies and sable brethren -- The government stroke -- Gentlemen of New South Wales -- To plough Van Diemen's land -- Metastasis -- Norfolk Island -- Toward abolition -- A special scourge -- The aristocracy be we -- The end of the system
Control code
ocm13821695
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xvi, 688, [41] pages of plates
Isbn
9780394506685
Lccn
86045272
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o13821695
  • (OCoLC)13821695

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