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The Resource The floating brothel : the extraordinary true story of an eighteenth-century ship and its cargo of female convicts, Siân Rees

The floating brothel : the extraordinary true story of an eighteenth-century ship and its cargo of female convicts, Siân Rees

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The floating brothel : the extraordinary true story of an eighteenth-century ship and its cargo of female convicts
Title
The floating brothel
Title remainder
the extraordinary true story of an eighteenth-century ship and its cargo of female convicts
Statement of responsibility
Siân Rees
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In 1789, 237 women convicts left England for Botany Bay in Australia on board a ship called The Lady Julia, destined to provide sexual services and a breeding bank for the men already there. This is the story of the women aboard that ship
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Rees, Siân
Dewey number
  • 364.6'8'082'09033
  • 910.45
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Convict ships
  • Women prisoners
  • Women prisoners
  • Abused women
  • Crime
Label
The floating brothel : the extraordinary true story of an eighteenth-century ship and its cargo of female convicts, Siân Rees
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 238-241) and index
Control code
9780747272861
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
248p., [8]p. of plates
Isbn
9780747272861
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsim., map, port.
Label
The floating brothel : the extraordinary true story of an eighteenth-century ship and its cargo of female convicts, Siân Rees
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 238-241) and index
Control code
9780747272861
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
248p., [8]p. of plates
Isbn
9780747272861
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsim., map, port.

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