The Fatal Shore

The Fatal Shore reveals the full extent of Australia's role as the concentration camp of Georgian England, and in doing so has set new standards in the writing of narrative history

The Fatal Shore

The Fatal Shore

The Fatal Shore reveals the full extent of Australia's role as the concentration camp of Georgian England, and in doing so has set new standards in the writing of narrative history

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The Fatal Shore
Language: en
Pages: 688
Authors: Robert Hughes
Categories: Australia
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher:

The Fatal Shore reveals the full extent of Australia's role as the concentration camp of Georgian England, and in doing so has set new standards in the writing of narrative history
The Fatal Shore
Language: en
Pages: 720
Authors: Robert Hughes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-23 - Publisher: Random House

An award-winning epic on the birth of Australia In 1787, the twenty-eighth year of the reign of King George III, the British Government sent a fleet to colonise Australia. Documenting the brutal transportation of men, women and children out of Georgian Britain into a horrific penal system which was to
Gallipoli
Language: en
Pages: 382
Authors: Harvey Broadbent
Categories: Gallipoli Peninsula (Turkey)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Penguin Books

It was an adventure to die for. A daring attempt to force the Dardanelles and capture the Turkish capital Constantinople. For the Allies it was the Trojan War and crusade combined. The Gallipoli Campaing was to become one of the most savagely contested of the First World War.On 25 April
Freedom on the Fatal Shore
Language: en
Pages: 497
Authors: John Bradley Hirst
Categories: Australia
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Black Inc.

Freedom on the Fatal Shore brings together John Hirst's two books on the early history of New South Wales. Both are classic accounts which have had a profound effect on the understanding of our history. They also have long been unavailable, either new or second-hand. This combined edition includes a
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Language: en
Pages: 671
Authors: Robert Hughes
Categories: Australia
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

How Australia was born out of the suffering and brutality of England's infamous convict transportation system - the epic story of a jail that became a flourishing nation, from the landing of the first fleet in 1788 to the last, 80 turbulent years later.

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