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Soldiers, thieves, Māori warriors: the NZ convicts sent to Australia

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Harman, KE, Soldiers, thieves, Māori warriors: the NZ convicts sent to Australia, The Conversation, The Conversation Media Group Ltd, Australia, 25 October 2017 (2017) [Magazine Article]


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Abstract

Soon after it became a British colony, New Zealand began shipping the worst of its offenders across the Tasman Sea. Between 1843 and 1853, an eclectic mix of more than 110 soldiers, sailors, Māori, civilians and convict absconders from the Australian penal colonies were transported from New Zealand to Van Diemenís Land.

Item Details

Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:history, Australia, Tasmania, New Zealand, convicts
Research Division:History and Archaeology
Research Group:Historical Studies
Research Field:New Zealand History
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding Knowledge in History and Archaeology
Author:Harman, KE (Dr Kristyn Harman)
ID Code:122064
Year Published:2017
Deposited By:Office of the School of Humanities
Deposited On:2017-10-30
Last Modified:2017-11-03
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