The Fatal Shore - The epic of Australia's founding

Author(s): Robert Hughes

Australia

A riveting, brilliantly written account of the birth of Australia out of the suffering and brutality of England's infamous convict transportation system. The epic story of a jail that became a flourishing nation, by the author of The Shock of the New. 16 pages of halftones.

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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780394506685
  • : Alfred A. Knopf
  • : Alfred A. Knopf
  • : 1.247
  • : December 1987
  • : 24.00 cmmm
  • : United States
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Robert Hughes
  • : Hardback
  • : en
  • : very good
  • : 688