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Experiences of a convict : transported for twenty-one years / by J.F. Mortlock ; edited by G.A. Wilkes and A.G. Mitchell
Bib ID 2173726
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Mortlock, J. F. (John Frederick), 1809-1882, author
 
Description Sydney : Sydney University Press, 1965 
248 paegs ; 24 cm 
Summary

Autobiography of a convict sentenced to transportation for twenty-one years ; describes life in the colonies between 1844 and 1864 ; includes references to and impressions of Aboriginal people.

Notes

National Library's NL copy with bookplate of "Prime Minister's Lodge Canberra"

Subjects Mortlock, J. F. (John Frederick), 1809-1882.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation.  |  Settlement and contacts - Penal colonies / Convicts.  |  Race relations - Attitudes.  |  Australia -- History -- 1788-1851.  |  Australia -- History -- 1851-1891.  |  Tasmania (Tas)  |  Swan River (SW WA SH50-14)  |  Sydney (NSW SI56-05)  |  Port Arthur (SE Tas SK55-08)  |  Norfolk Island.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Wilkes, G. A. (Gerald Alfred), 1927- editor  |  Mitchell, A. G. (Alexander George), 1911- editor

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