The Resource Convict's daughter : the scandal that shocked a colony, Kiera Lindsey

Convict's daughter : the scandal that shocked a colony, Kiera Lindsey

Label
Convict's daughter : the scandal that shocked a colony
Title
Convict's daughter
Title remainder
the scandal that shocked a colony
Statement of responsibility
Kiera Lindsey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A dramatic and fast-paced biography of a currency lass born to convicts who gained their freedom and then their fortune in 1840s Sydney. At the age of 15 Mary Ann Gill slipped out her bedroom window to elope with a gentleman settler, but when her father discovered his daughter's disappearance he pursued the couple and fired two pistols at his daughter's suitor, unleashing a national scandal
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
920.720994
Index
index present
LC call number
DU172.G55
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Convict's daughter : the scandal that shocked a colony, Kiera Lindsey
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover ; About the Author; Title Page; Dedication & Copyright Page; Contents; Epigraph; Prologue; Introduction; CHAPTER ONE: High-Growing Fruit; CHAPTER TWO: Decline and Fall; CHAPTER THREE: The All-Seductive James; CHAPTER FOUR: The Parramatta Romance; CHAPTER FIVE: Shooting With Intent; CHAPTER SIX: The Deposition; CHAPTER SEVEN: To Court; CHAPTER EIGHT: A Sporting Affair; CHAPTER NINE: The Gloves Come Off; CHAPTER TEN: The Thoughtless and the Giddy; CHAPTER ELEVEN: A Story Without a Hero; CHAPTER TWELVE: The Manly and the Unmanly; CHAPTER THIRTEEN: A More Exalted Position
  • CHAPTER FOURTEEN: In the SoupCHAPTER FIFTEEN: A Gross Breach; CHAPTER SIXTEEN: The Thwarted Plot; CHAPTER SEVENTEEN: Defiance; CHAPTER EIGHTEEN: Lions After Slumber; CHAPTER NINETEEN: The Camel's Back; CHAPTER TWENTY: Under the Hammer; CHAPTER TWENTY-ONE: All That Glitters; CHAPTER TWENTY-TWO: A Tuppenny Damn; CHAPTER TWENTY-THREE: The High Seas; CHAPTER TWENTY-FOUR: Natural Justice; CHAPTER TWENTY-FIVE: What Mary Ann Did Next; Picture Section ; Afterword; Glossary; Acknowledgements; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn951021856
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781952533907
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
d32f8a4b-48fd-448c-a64f-e9974f065b1d
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36978437
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)951021856
  • pebc1952533902

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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