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Australia, the first twelve years / Peter Taylor
Bib ID 323448
Format BookBook
Author
Taylor, Peter, 1936-
 
Description Sydney : George Allen & Unwin, 1982 
220 p., [4] p. of col. plates : ill., facsims, maps, ports. ; 27 cm. 
ISBN 0868612685
0868612766 (paperback)
Summary

Settlement of colony of New South Wales from sailing of First Fleet in 1787 to 1799 when free settlers began to outnumber convicts. Building of port of Sydney, exploration of hinterland, farms established and Parramatta and Norfolk Island settled.

Full contents Includes index 
Notes

Includes index.

Maps on lining papers.

Bibliography: p. 214-216.

Subjects Australia, 1788-1800.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Australia -- History -- 1788-1851.  |  New South Wales (NSW)

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