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Author Daniels, Kay.

Title So much hard work : women and prostitution in Australian history
Published Sydney:Fontana/Collins, [publisher not identified], 1984


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Description [vii], 394 pages
Contents 1. Prostitution in Tasmania during the transition from penal settlement to 'civilised' society -- 2. 'More sinned against than sinning'? -- 3. 'Soiled doves' -- 4. Dealing with the 'social evil' -- 5. The making of a prostitute proletariat in early twenthieth-century New South Wales -- 6. 'Black velvet' -- 7. Prostitution and the law -- 8. 'Working' -- 9. St Kilda voices
Summary Includes chapter by A. McGrath separately annotated
Analysis Prostitution--Australia--History
Notes illus
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Event 1984
Notes Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Subject Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
Prostitution -- Australia -- History.
Prostitution -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
Australia -- Economic conditions.
Australia -- Moral conditions.
Author Daniels, Kay.
LC no. 84221788
ISBN 0006365574
Other Titles Women and prostitution in Australian history