Maiden Voyages and Infant Colonies
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Maiden Voyages and Infant Colonies : Two Women's Travel Narratives of the 1790s

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These narratives explore the fascinating connections between Britain's systems of transportation and resettlement, convictism and slavery in two travelogues from Botany Bay and Sierra Leone.
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  • Paperback | 266 pages
  • 156 x 234 x 14mm | 378g
  • Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Annotated
  • Annotated edition
  • 1, black & white illustrations
  • 0718501500
  • 9780718501501

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"Within two months of each other in 1791, two English women set sail with their husbands on relief missions to two recently established and far-flung British colonies, Botany Bay on the east coast of New Holland, and Sierra Leone, West Africa. Their narratives shed light on colonialism, gender, and the slave trade."
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