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Author Thompson, Jeanette M., author

Title Bone and beauty : the Ribbon Boys' rebellion / Jeanette M. Thompson
Published St Lucia, Queensland : University of Queensland Press, 2020
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Contents Cover -- Author biography -- Title page -- Imprint page -- Contents -- Map -- Dedication -- Epigraph -- Chapter 1: The wages of rebellion -- Chapter 2: The origin of rebellion -- Chapter 3: Transportation -- Chapter 4: Convict life -- Chapter 5: Crimes and punishments -- Chapter 6: Tales of rebels -- Chapter 7: Freedom to move -- Chapter 8: Bolters and banditti -- Chapter 9: Rise of the Ribbon Boys -- Chapter 10: Murderous insurgents -- Chapter 11: A terrible gaiety -- Chapter 12: Vigilantes and volunteers -- Chapter 13: Mounted police -- Chapter 14: A military pursuit
Chapter 15: Trust and treachery -- Chapter 16: Going beyond the limits -- Chapter 17: Death or liberty -- Chapter 18: Rounding up rebels -- Chapter 19: Faith and Fathers -- Chapter 20: Trial by military jury -- Chapter 21: Conscience and consequences -- Postscript -- Acknowledgements -- Select bibliography -- Author's notes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed March 2, 2020)
Subject Ribbon Boys
Secret societies -- Ireland.
Australia -- Colonies -- History -- 19th century
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0702262137
0702262145
9780702262135
9780702262142