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The tin ticket  : the heroic journey of Australia's convict women  Cover Image Book Book

The tin ticket : the heroic journey of Australia's convict women / Deborah J. Swiss.

Swiss, Deborah J. (Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780425236727
  • ISBN: 0425236722
  • Physical Description: xviii, 333 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Berkley Books, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Publisher, publishing date and paging may vary.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-319) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The grey-eyed girl -- Crown of thieves -- The Angel of Newgate -- Sweet sixteen -- More sinned against than sinning -- Ludlow's choice -- Liverpool Street -- The Yellow C -- Flames of love -- Bendigo's gold
Summary, etc.:
The heartbreaking, horrifying, and ultimately triumphant story of the women exiled from the British Isles and forced into slavery and savagery-- and who created the most liberated society of their time
Subject: Penal transportation > Australia > Tasmania > History > 19th century.
Women prisoners > Australia > Tasmania > History > 19th century.
Convict labor > Australia > Tasmania > History > 19th century.
Exiles > Australia > Tasmania > History > 19th century.

Available copies

  • 2 of 3 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Caruthersville Public. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Caruthersville Public Library.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 3 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Caruthersville Public Library 994.60 SWI (Text) 38417100230657 Non-Fiction In transit -


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