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Bound for Botany Bay: British Convict Voyages to Australia

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This is the story of an extraordinary period in British criminal history, brought to life through unique surviving records held by the UK National Archives. For over two hundred years, tens of thousands of convicts were sentenced to be 'banished beyond the seas', mostly to Australia and to destinations which became the stuff of legend - Botany Bay, Van Diemen's Land, ...more
Hardcover, 272 pages
Published September 30th 2005 by The National Archives UK (first published September 1st 2005)
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