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The Fatal Shore
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The Fatal Shore

By Robert Hughes

1986. Hardcover. Very Good. Dust jacket shows its age. A riveting, brilliantly written account of the birth of Australia out of the suffering and brutality of England's infamous convict transportation system. The epic story of a jail that became a flourishing nation, by the author of The Shock of the New. 16 pages of halftones.

$8.00

Australians

By Ross Terrill

1987. Hardcover. Like New. Dust jacket shows minor wear. From frontier mining towns to the Great Barrier Reef, this book traces the history of Australia from its origins two hundred years ago as a British penal colony to its emergence as a commonwealth

$8.00