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The Rum Rebellion

Author: Barrie Sheppard
Publisher: Port Melbourne, Vic. : Echidna Books, 2003.
Series: Great Australian stories.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1808, 20 years after the colony of New South Wales was established military officers rebelled against the Governor Captain William Bligh. The Rum Rebellion tells the story of an uprising that, despite its name, has less to do with rum and more to do with an intense struggle for power. Ages 10+
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barrie Sheppard
ISBN: 1740708474 9781740708470
OCLC Number: 223350828
Target Audience: For upper primary/lower secondary school students.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, portraits ; 28 cm.
Contents: Mutiny In The Colony – How The Colony Was Governed – Making Money In The Colony – Rum As Money – John Macarthur And Businessman – Macarthur In Conflict With The Governors – Bligh Of The Bounty – Bligh Becomes Governor – Bligh Makes Enemies – Rebellion! – Rebels In Command – Rebels On Trial – How They Ended Their Days --
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Series Title: Great Australian stories.
Responsibility: Barrie Sheppard.

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In 1808, 20 years after the colony of New South Wales was established military officers rebelled against the Governor Captain William Bligh. The Rum Rebellion tells the story of an uprising that, despite its name, has less to do with rum and more to do with an intense struggle for power. Ages 10+

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