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first fleet

Owen Rutter

first fleet

the record of the foundation of Australia from its conception to the settlement at Sydney Cove

by Owen Rutter

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Published by Golden Cockerel Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New South Wales -- History -- Sources

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled from the original documents in the Public Record Office, with extracts from the log-books of H.M.S. Sirius, and an introduction and notes, by Owen Rutter ; foreword by the Hon. B.S.B. Stevens, M.L.A., premier of New South Wales ; five engravings by Peter Barker-Mill.
    ContributionsPhillip, Arthur, 1738-1814., Barker-Mill, Peter, Golden Cockerel Press
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU80
    The Physical Object
    Pagination149, [2] p. :
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18907411M


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