The Fatal Shore

£12.99

In 1787, the twenty-eighth year of the reign of King George III, the British Government sent a fleet to colonize Australia.

Product details

An epic description of the brutal transportation of men, women and children out of Georgian Britain into a horrific penal system which was to be the precursor to the Gulag and was the origin of Australia. The Fatal Shore is the prize-winning, scholarly, brilliantly entertaining narrative that has given its true history to Australia.

Author(s)
Robert Hughes
Publisher
Vintage Publishing
Publication date
02/01/2003
Pages
720 pages
Dimensions
198 x 129 x 38 mm
Binding
Paperback

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