The Resource A merciless place : the fate of Britain's convicts after the American Revolution, Emma Christopher

A merciless place : the fate of Britain's convicts after the American Revolution, Emma Christopher

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A merciless place : the fate of Britain's convicts after the American Revolution
Title
A merciless place
Title remainder
the fate of Britain's convicts after the American Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Emma Christopher
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
365/.34
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8949
LC item number
.C47 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
A merciless place : the fate of Britain's convicts after the American Revolution, Emma Christopher
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A merciless place : the fate of Britain's convicts after the American Revolution, Emma Christopher
Publication
Note
"First published in Australia in 2010 by Allen & Unwin"--T.p. verso
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Destinations for Britain's transported convicts, c. 1770-1800 -- West Africa, c. 1780-1822 -- Bound for America -- Mr. Jefferson and Patrick Madan -- London in flames -- The "best sacrifices for death" -- Africa -- The battle for the coast -- Deserting to the enemy -- A plantation with slaves -- A mutiny and a most peculiar murder -- Trouble at Goree Island -- "Naked and diseased on the sandy shore" -- Trying America again -- The once mighty are fallen -- Lemane Island -- The end of the African disaster -- Afterword
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BK0009428089
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Extent
432 p., [12] p. of plates
Isbn
9780199782550
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2010049032
Other physical details
ill., maps

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