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Freedom on the fatal shore : Australia's first colony / John Hirst
Bib ID 4278110
Format BookBook
Author
Hirst, J. B. (John Bradley), 1942-
 
Description Melbourne : Black Inc., 2008 
xi, 497 p. : ill.; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9781863952071
Full contents
  • Convict society and its enemies : a history of early New South Wales
  • The strange birth of colonial democracy : New South Wales 1848-1884.
 
Notes

Includes index.

"Being Convict society and its enemies: a history of early New South Wales (1983), The strange birth of colonial democracy: New South Wales 1848-1884 (1988)" -- title page.

Bibliography: p. 443-446.

Subjects Penal colonies - Great Britain.  |  Convicts - New South Wales - Social conditions.  |  Democracy - New South Wales - History.  |  New South Wales - Exiles.  |  New South Wales - Social life and customs - 1788-1851.  |  New South Wales - Politics and government - 1851-1891.
Other authors/contributors Hirst, J. B. (John Bradley), 1942- Convict society and its enemies : a history of early New South Wales  |  Hirst, J. B. (John Bradley), 1942- Strange birth of colonial democracy : new South Wales 1848-1884
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