This annotated edition identifies the work's original textual sources and illuminates its complex publishing history. It focuses on contemporary debates concerning penal settlement, punishment, racial encounters and the manipulation of knowledge.Condensed for popular consumption but without illustration, the first text had sufficient vocabulary to kindle the imagination, and as ... in the attributed histories , The History of New South Wales (1802), and An Account of a Voyage to New South Wales (1803). ... Freely removing detail, Woodthorpe added his own touches.
|Title||:||George Barrington's Voyage to Botany Bay|
|Publisher||:||Continuum International Publishing Group - 2001|