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Author Taylor, Peter, 1936-

Title Australia, the first twelve years / Peter Taylor
Published Sydney : George Allen & Unwin, 1982

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Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  994.02 Tay  AVAILABLE
 MELB  994.02 TAY A  AVAILABLE
Description 220 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of color plates : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits ; 27 cm
regular print
Contents Includes index
Summary Settlement of colony of New South Wales from sailing of First Fleet in 1787 to 1799 when free settlers began to outnumber convicts. Building of port of Sydney, exploration of hinterland, farms established and Parramatta and Norfolk Island settled
Analysis Australia - History - 1788-1851
Australia - history
Australia, 1788-1800
Notes Includes index
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 214-216
Notes Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Subject Penal colonies -- Australia -- History.
Australia -- History -- Sources.
Australia -- History -- 1788-1851 -- Sources.
Australia -- History -- 1788-1851.
Australia -- History -- 1788-1900.
Australia -- Social conditions.
New South Wales -- History -- 1788-1790
Sydney region -- History -- 1788-1790
LC no. 82210081
ISBN 0868612685
0868612766 (paperback)