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Convict Words: The Language of the Australian Convict Era Amanda Laugesen

Convict Words: The Language of the Australian Convict Era

Amanda Laugesen

Published February 1st 2003
ISBN : 9780195516555
Paperback
208 pages
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This book explores the language of the Australian convict era, taking the form of a dictionary with supporting quotations from contemporary texts, including newspapers, government reports and documents, contemporary observations, and novels. It willMoreThis book explores the language of the Australian convict era, taking the form of a dictionary with supporting quotations from contemporary texts, including newspapers, government reports and documents, contemporary observations, and novels. It will become an essential reference tool for all interested in this period of Australian history.