TITLE

Australia's convict origins

AUTHOR(S)
Fletcher, Brian
PUB. DATE
October 1992
SOURCE
History Today;Oct92, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Chronicles the ambiguities Australians have felt over the years towards the nation's `Founding Fathers.' The emergence of republicanism and a more assertive government in Australia; The convict era was still sufficiently close to arouse concern in Australia by the end of the nineteenth century; Evidence of sensitivities in 1899; Undue concentration on the British background to the convicts; More.
ACCESSION #
9210190375

 

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