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The Resource Across great divides : true stories of life at Sydney Cove, Susan E Boyer

Across great divides : true stories of life at Sydney Cove, Susan E Boyer

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Across great divides : true stories of life at Sydney Cove
Title
Across great divides
Title remainder
true stories of life at Sydney Cove
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Susan E Boyer
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Language
eng
Summary
TRUE STORIES. AUSTRALIAN. Across Great Divides, true stories of life at Sydney Cove will appeal to all readers, young, old and in-between, who love to be immersed in a good read, while learning new things. The stories will no doubt make you wonder, what would I have done? Across Great Divides, true stories of life at Sydney Cove, brings to life the diverse experiences of people living in the precarious circumstance of Australia's first penal colony. The stories are relayed through a non-fiction narrative which shows how convict men saw and seized the possibilities of their new position. It portrays the situation of convict women and their relationships with military men. The stories demonstrate the varied responses of participants to their unique situation: some succeeded beyond their imagination, some failed disastrously
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Boyer, Susan E
Illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • First Fleet, 1787-1788
  • Prisoners
  • Prisoners
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Penal colonies
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
  • Australia
  • New South Wales (Australia)
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Across great divides : true stories of life at Sydney Cove, Susan E Boyer
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Control code
36390112
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 313 pages
Isbn
9781877074424
Isbn Type
(paperback) :
Media category
unmediated
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 36390112
  • (Sirsi) 36390112
Label
Across great divides : true stories of life at Sydney Cove, Susan E Boyer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Control code
36390112
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 313 pages
Isbn
9781877074424
Isbn Type
(paperback) :
Media category
unmediated
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 36390112
  • (Sirsi) 36390112

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