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Convicts : transportation & Australia / Michael Bogle
Bib ID 4384594
Format BookBook
Author
Bogle, Michael
 
Edition Rev. ed. 
Description Sydney : Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales, c2008 
xiii, 112 p. : ill., plans. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 9781876991302
Summary

"This book explores issues surrounding the transportation of convicts to Australia, and also places the practice of transportation in an international context. It discusses convict labour and skills, diet of prisoners, the British military's role in the penal settlement, the activities of the Female Factory system and the struggle to bring convict transportation to a conclusion."--Provided by publisher.

Notes

Includes bibliographic references.

Subjects Convicts - Australia - History.  |  Australia - History - 1788-1851.
Available From Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales, The Mint, 10 Macquarie Street, Sydney NSW 2000 

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