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Title Australian convict sites : world heritage nomination / Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts
Published Canberra : Dept. of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts, [2008]
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 MELB  363.690994 Aus/Acw  AVAILABLE
Description 252 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps, plans, portraits ; 30 cm
Summary The Australian Convict Sites is the name of the nominated property and comprises 11 sites across the continent of Australia. The sites are representative of the global phenomenon of convictism and its association with global developments in the punishment of crime in the modern era. The 11 sites are the pre-eminent examples of Australia's rich convict history with more than 3,000 convict sites remaining around Australia
Notes Spiral binding
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 235-239
Notes Commonwealth of Australia 2008
Subject Historic sites -- Conservation and restoration -- Australia.
World Heritage areas -- Australia.
Prisoners -- Australia -- History.
Australia -- Cultural policy.
Author Australia. Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage, and the Arts.
ISBN 9780642553904