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UNWILLING EMIGRANTS: A Study of the Convict Period in Western Australia

Hasluck, Alexandra, 1908-1993


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West Australiana. Scarce First Edition. xvi, 165 p., [9] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.  With frontisp., and 8 full-page plates.

It is both a general study of Western Australia’s convict era, and a biography of a particular convict, William Sykes. First published in 1959 by Oxford University Press in Melbourne, it was for many years the only published history of the era.

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AuthorHasluck, Alexandra, 1908-1993
Number of pages8vo. (XVI,166pp.). With frontisp., and 8 full-page plates.
PublisherOxford University Press, Melbourne
Year Published1959
Binding Type

Hardcover in Dustjacket

Book Condition

Very Good +

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