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Title:
Botany Bay : the story of the convicts transported from Ireland to Australia, 1791-1853
Author:
Costello, Con.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Cork : Mercier Press, [1987]

©1987
Physical Description:
172 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780853428084
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library HV8959.I732 A83 1987 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
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Summary

This is the story of 45,000 Irish convicts (men and women) transported to Australia between 1791 and 1853. The book investigates the social background of the period and the procedures under which the accused were tried, imprisoned and transported.


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