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Free Wives of Convicts: The Really Forgotten Women of Botany Bay

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posted on 03.04.2019, 00:45 by LAURA DONATI
This thesis examines the 105 free wives who accompanied their convict husbands to the new penal colony of New South Wales from 1788 to 1814, particularly their unique agency in the spheres of law, land and commerce.

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Principal supervisor

Jennifer Jane Hocking

Additional supervisor 1

Tony Moore

Year of Award

2018

Department, School or Centre

School of Philosophical, Historical & International Studies

Course

Doctor of Philosophy

Degree Type

DOCTORATE

Faculty

Faculty of Arts

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