A Commonwealth of Thieves

A Commonwealth of Thieves

Author: Thomas Keneally

Publisher: Nan A. Talese

ISBN: UOM:39015066863658

Category: History

Page: 385

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A history of the European settlement of Australia tells the story of Captain Arthur Phillip, who was empowered to govern a colony comprised primarily of unskilled criminals and petty thieves, disgruntled military men, and a sometimes hostile native popula