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Napoleon's last island, Tom Keneally

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Napoleon's last island
Title
Napoleon's last island
Statement of responsibility
Tom Keneally
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Whilst living in exile on St Helena, Napoleon exerted an extraordinary influence on young Betsy Balcombe. How did she get from Napoleon's side to the Australian bush? Betsy Balcombe as a young woman lived with her family on St Helena. They befriended, served and were ruined by their relationship with Napoleon. To redeem the family's fortunes William Balcombe, Betsy's father, betrays Napoleon and accepts a job as the colonial treasurer of NSW, bringing his family with him. William never recovers from the ups and downs of association with Napoleon. His family however flourish in Australia and remain renowned pastoralists in Victoria
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Keneally, Thomas
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Napoleon
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Families
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
Napoleon's last island, Tom Keneally
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Publication
Copyright
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  • Set in 16 point Verdana
  • Copyright page from the original book
  • Optimized reading formats
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
EasyRead large edition.
Extent
ix, 676 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781458767691
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(Sirsi) a147177
Label
Napoleon's last island, Tom Keneally
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Set in 16 point Verdana
  • Copyright page from the original book
  • Optimized reading formats
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
EasyRead large edition.
Extent
ix, 676 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781458767691
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(Sirsi) a147177

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