Home :: Just Tassie Books :: White Rag Burning

White Rag Burning

White Rag Burning
Between 1841 and 1853 nearly 250 women were transported from Ireland to Van Diemen's Land for committing arson, a number out of all proportion to males transported for the same offence. Historian Dianne Snowden explains the why so many women were transported for committing arson, explores their motives and follows them to the other side of the world both as convicts and subsequently explores their experience when set free.

Published: 2018
Format: Softcover
Pages: 236
Illustrations: B&W
Indexed
SKU SKU18454
Quantity in stock 1 item(s) available
Weight 0.80 kg
Author Dianne Snowden
ISBN 9780648265177
 
Our price: AUD 49.95
including GST
Quantity (1 available)
Tasmanian Aborigines - A History Since 1803 Some of My Bush Friends in Tasmania The O'Connors of Connorville softcover
AUD 35.00
AUD 65.00
AUD 39.95
 
Thylacine - Tasmanian Tiger, the tragic tale of how the world lost its most mysterious predator The Black War - Fear, Sex and Resistance in Tasmania Bush Tram-Ways & Private Railways of Tasmania circa 1850 to 1960
AUD 24.99
AUD 34.95
AUD 21.95
 
A Tranquil Haven - A History of Cornelian Bay A History of Dover & Port Esperance, Tasmania Volume 1
AUD 29.95
AUD 45.00