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Main Title: 1788 : the brutal truth of the First Fleet : the biggest single overseas migration the world had ever seen / David Hill. Book Cover
Author: Hill, David, 1947-
Imprint: William Heinemann, 2008.
Collation: 392 p., [8] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Summary: Summary: "Never before or since has there been an experiment quite as bold as this. Set against the backdrop of Georgian England with its peculiar mix of elegance, prosperity, progress and squalor, the story of the First Fleet is one of courage, of short-

n eye for detail and an exceptional empathy with the people of the past."--Publisher description.
Subject: First Fleet, 1787-1788
European exploration and explorers
Seventeen eighties 1780s
ISBN: 9781741667974 (pbk.)
Includes index.
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 994.02 HIL Available