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Although it is possible that readers are aware of the southerly colony as it was )] TJ ET BT 34.016 194.915 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(described by Robert Hughes,)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 173.324 194.915 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(1\))] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 173.324 193.521 m 187.316 193.521 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 187.316 194.915 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( it is surely no accident that the title of this monograph omits either ?Van )] TJ ET BT 34.016 180.659 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Diemen?s Land? or ?Tasmania? but instead opts for the more general term ?Australia?.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 154.403 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Reid?s monograph is, in fact, the first full-length work with its focus fixed clearly on the island. There have )] TJ ET BT 34.016 140.147 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(been a number of articles in academic journals but the previously published literature dealing specifically )] TJ ET BT 34.016 125.891 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(with this location, although not without their own merits, are by no means so substantial in either the extent )] TJ ET BT 34.016 111.635 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of scholarship or range of sources.)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 199.304 111.635 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(2\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 199.304 110.241 m 213.296 110.241 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 213.296 111.635 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( It is, therefore, remarkable that within the first six months of this year )] TJ ET BT 34.016 97.379 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(2008\) two other works have been published addressing aspects of the penal colony established on Van )] TJ ET BT 34.016 83.123 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Diemen?s Land. The first of these is by the human geographer and ecologist James Boyce whose work, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 68.867 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Van Diemen?s Land)] TJ ET BT 132.008 68.867 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( \(Melbourne, 2008\), is carefully nuanced and which, while covering much of the same )] TJ ET BT 34.016 54.611 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(period as Reid?s monograph and paying attention to power relations within the colony, has a very different )] TJ ET BT 34.016 563.315 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Review Number:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 549.059 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(694)] TJ ET BT 34.016 534.803 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Publish date:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 520.547 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Saturday, 1 November, 2008)] TJ ET BT 34.016 506.291 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Author:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 492.035 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Kirsty Reid)] TJ ET BT 34.016 477.779 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(ISBN:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 463.523 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(9780719066986)] TJ ET BT 34.016 449.267 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Date of Publication:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 435.011 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(2007)] TJ ET BT 34.016 420.755 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Price:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 406.499 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(55.00)] TJ ET BT 34.016 392.243 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Pages:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 377.987 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(286pp.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 363.731 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Publisher:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 349.475 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Manchester University Press)] TJ ET BT 34.016 335.219 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Place of Publication:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 320.963 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Manchester)] TJ ET BT 34.016 306.707 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Reviewer:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 292.451 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Tina Picton Phillipps)] TJ ET endstream endobj 8 0 obj << /Type /Font /Subtype /Type1 /Name /F1 /BaseFont /Times-Roman /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding >> endobj 9 0 obj << /Type /Font /Subtype /Type1 /Name /F2 /BaseFont /Times-Italic /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding >> endobj 10 0 obj << /Type /Font /Subtype /Type1 /Name /F3 /BaseFont /Times-Bold /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding >> endobj 11 0 obj << /Type /XObject /Subtype /Image /Width 509 /Height 160 /Filter /FlateDecode /DecodeParms << /Predictor 15 /Colors 3 /Columns 509 /BitsPerComponent 8>> /Mask [ 255 255 255 255 255 255 ] /ColorSpace /DeviceRGB /BitsPerComponent 8 /Length 3280>> stream x[EQ㎦fVttҒ +3O{?lGDQԯDrB^.ϯ%~'0۠/2>0AG_>0j0GCfE67>rB^}@  !&y+r?INp:erc b8f=rQC!~-Wf^^zF[)G 2ޯe7V_Go3Ke GEGOo8rώ#\1ZY~N6^H}yLxS-!:412V+u\-LSO?xVvZ|GjǮT_8EYJF=Tw^ 7GxfN/S:Ʌ~ʟtt?5n÷J'JcF-GVξx{rO~tJd;#a\7}|~y'>}c2C vR}f׈**h.)_&@pfzjsx:5;S\vKhM5j=!Cn+h"u]a EUN]jn=k<,:Ք>sU!ni~6EJ)¦72?G}[y}_vc$t?iSܟ2Zݞ,VN?_`='RFK1A2qv&X_lLRWY'%:I㢖zb_UEx\>&ɆBˏ~K@ \gYØU4}$8Dv!'Q'*+Εj(UCGo[#< 2Ja(sZi9fZKE Rn`u\9r^Zmɯ׹}mstO4uc~#'jEvۼ Dx[z ޏQ4KL5,5u3>i^uÒ-53ba ~,~/pyt1fMU'CVm:qv~=Y'Es"WsφG?l_kN5}],Ow7 uh`xƫ?zMl7ٻv$A(4Dl(wwH} ?=[=S;yC]^BK>㕪9`Z'Wj;E|:bf>kCԘ#RY,iv쵗~}n'"1u" *uO΄/2^Sxr(!/DD\~mJyZ!MmrA!#u[if|99WB WΡpp}w}sh#,\ &:%˳X?D3 %W0cC?o̲^} F3XLVn]Cߖiϧ!7}yZJ#P7]=)7Ρp;>> Ye^xx{Oafw{ ;>4gfLt ʊ:q%#r/)pv!O4wGh|dS ӣݽހ-gVUC'pBxrB^} 7JA^} /'8!`:r?}}],X  }6y!`/~Br?}Q< >k7vx"] ,' .3jn{-i}|~%-};b6#U)7繎kiEw 㤳:E}[޼c"rꬊ7Dc$~"/Y&zSd:tFȌCrʙ`7u .#[-<)j ?TGS(j~oTup(hjU4PlJ=}|it.ҽ@\wʨuXÞZcx18Wo<~ikOg,ވ\^?EneyZcc0[R١z|zv7_m:_n]a?osS3~j^ hD.a_X'KfBX6w wݶ"Oa:,bvhrWH[uCF-Xfc}>x+Rz)2N-B 7y^٨;[/vg? | |2Sve}=o䑰j[vWjF0{굦?VI~}xM(_TlG__+]:#к?S} c>GŸD7 !w{S{B =x7a?oE#)+Gz:o_4Q<;n?\tt7?mGCџQGu4kņOF>F?#} hP&ђߴM#u!.СtL2^#o nIk_i.~7tr@n 1P~3?.[]=S5b߮~Yo^HFH YBi8a4iom>CKgMy*;?zqEӕ` >zB9iFzC?XF?ޟIܰ펉A}{I5ᄊx%ez#Mp@rߎpi]IOVjzuJt\۰f׺u5><,J~PTJp1)}){9N {!`/> endstream endobj 12 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 13 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 197.0117 675.3895 357.3317 687.2695 ] >> endobj 13 0 obj << /Type /Action /S /URI /URI (http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews) >> endobj 14 0 obj [6 0 R /Fit] endobj 15 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 16 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 173.3237 193.8355 187.3157 205.7155 ] >> endobj 16 0 obj << /Type /Action >> endobj 17 0 obj [6 0 R /Fit] endobj 18 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 19 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 199.3037 110.5555 213.2957 122.4355 ] >> endobj 19 0 obj << /Type /Action >> endobj 20 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Annots [ 23 0 R 26 0 R 29 0 R ] /Contents 21 0 R >> endobj 21 0 obj << /Length 7901 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 796.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(perspective. The second, by Hamish Maxwell-Stewart, )] TJ ET BT 300.296 796.469 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Closing Hell?s Gates: the Death of a Convict Station )] TJ ET BT 34.016 782.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(New South Wales, 2008\), is concerned solely with the Sarah Island, the remote penal station in Macquarie )] TJ ET BT 34.016 767.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Harbour. Despite these two works, Reid?s monograph is definitely breaking new ground here as it goes far )] TJ ET BT 34.016 753.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(beyond either the assignment system or the penal stations.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 727.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Although comparative reference is made throughout to influences from New South Wales, Reid is successful )] TJ ET BT 34.016 713.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(in maintaining the focus not only on the distinction between the two antipodean colonies but also in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 698.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(demonstrating why it is that Van Diemen?s Land is worthy of a study on its own account. In so doing, Reid )] TJ ET BT 34.016 684.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(has made excellent use of the archival material, as well as the secondary literature, to provide a thoughtful )] TJ ET BT 34.016 670.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(analysis of the society and social mores of the time. Her use of the contemporary literature, particularly that )] TJ ET BT 34.016 656.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of the Congregational minister and leader of the movement for the abolition of convict transportation John )] TJ ET BT 34.016 641.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(West )] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 61.676 641.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(3\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 61.676 640.515 m 75.668 640.515 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 75.668 641.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( is to be applauded. 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While couched in temperate prose, Reid indicates the drawbacks of an over-)] TJ ET BT 34.016 599.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(reliance on discourse theory in the field ?of gender and colonialism? making the point \(p. 9\) with a reference )] TJ ET BT 34.016 584.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(to Padma Anagol?s work.)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 158.000 584.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(4\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 158.000 583.491 m 171.992 583.491 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 34.016 558.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(It is indisputable that recent years have witnessed a number of works dealing with different aspects of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 544.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(?transportation system? and Reid?s use of the rich bibliography of the convict experience is demonstrated )] TJ ET BT 34.016 530.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(throughout the text. It is also the case that a number of feminist and non-feminist scholars have found the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 515.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(female convict experiences in both New South Wales and Van Diemen?s Land a fruitful area of research.)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 540.200 515.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(5\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 540.200 514.467 m 554.192 514.467 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 34.016 501.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(However, this monograph retains a continuous coherence in keeping with Reid?s authorial statement that ?A )] TJ ET BT 34.016 487.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(central aim of this book is, therefore, to ask what happens to our understandings of gender and power in the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 473.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(convict colonies when we let class back into the account? \(p. 8\). Indeed, one of the strengths of this work is )] TJ ET BT 34.016 458.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(that ?gender? is not restricted to the use of its application to women. As Van Diemen?s Land received )] TJ ET BT 34.016 444.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(?67,888 men and 12,116 women? \(p. 1\) it is not unreasonable that attention should given to the majority of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 430.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(those who were increasingly over time the recipients of a class-biased prejudice ? not only on account of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 416.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(their status as ?unfree? but also because they failed to meet the criteria of bourgeois sensibilities. These )] TJ ET BT 34.016 401.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(sensibilities became ever more entrenched as the ?free? became the beneficiaries of the labour services of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 387.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the ?unfree?.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 361.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(There is, I believe, an academic insult suggesting that inside a lengthy volume there is sufficient material for )] TJ ET BT 34.016 347.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(a short article. Here, the reverse is the case, in that in between the covers of this book there is considerably )] TJ ET BT 34.016 332.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(more than a foundation stone for a much larger volume. Throughout the work Reid rehearses a feature of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 318.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(contemporary debate, that of the family: the family as the cornerstone of settlement in Van Diemen?s Land; )] TJ ET BT 34.016 304.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the ruptured families which saw one of their members being transported; the social hierarchy of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 290.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(relationship of the population to the colonial governor; and, ultimately, the metaphoric use of the family to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 275.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(indicate the relationship of colony to metropole. This is not just a fanciful whim on Reid?s part as the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 261.509 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(evidence from the time indicates that, formally at least, this was as much a part of the dominant class )] TJ ET BT 34.016 247.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(mentalit as it was a means of oppression.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 220.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Chapter Two, ?Regulating society, purifying the state: gender respectability and colonial authority?, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 206.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(describes how ?discourses of gendered respectability and moral propriety? had been features of ?colonial )] TJ ET BT 34.016 192.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(society? since the days of early white settlement. Surveyor-General Harris undoubtedly played a )] TJ ET BT 34.016 178.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(paternalistic regulatory role, writing of how he had to protect his recently married wife from those who were )] TJ ET BT 34.016 163.973 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(not only less well born but also engaged in transgressive relationships. In making this case, reference is )] TJ ET BT 34.016 149.717 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(made to Harris?s published letters, as well as his correspondence with his mother in 1805. Apparently, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 135.461 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(according to this correspondence, Harris and his wife could not visit his fellow brother officers as they were )] TJ ET BT 34.016 121.205 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(cohabiting with female convicts; moreover, ?it was not just the unmarried that Harris sought to place outside )] TJ ET BT 34.016 106.949 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the family home but equally those who were married but of lower class?\(p. 55\). What is problematic about )] TJ ET BT 34.016 92.693 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(this argument is that there is little to indicate that a married man might not necessarily write to his mother in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 78.437 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the same way as he would to a male companion. 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Each chapter builds on the previous pages, providing a clear trajectory of these )] TJ ET BT 34.016 627.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(transformations. The reader is given ample opportunity to see just how ?class? influenced perceptions. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 613.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Indeed, the opening chapter begins with a petitioning letter dated 20 March 1845 demonstrating how Harriet )] TJ ET BT 34.016 599.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Bowtle attempted to undermine the pretension of the governor?s claims to ?gentleman? status should he fail )] TJ ET BT 34.016 584.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(to grant her request \(p. 1\). Indeed, Bowtle?s attempted moral blackmail demonstrated the prevailing )] TJ ET BT 34.016 570.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(ideology whereby social class, religious sensibility and gender were combined in a glorious subversion. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 556.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Although Bowtle?s strategy was not successful, her words are not without worth for the historian.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 530.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Certainly, as one of the many vignettes provided by Reid, this does indicate the rich contextualisation )] TJ ET BT 34.016 515.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(appearing throughout each of the chapters, which provides a compelling body of contemporary evidence for )] TJ ET BT 34.016 501.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(her argument. Throughout the book the synthesis of the official documents with archival material offers )] TJ ET BT 34.016 487.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(contemporary illumination of the tensions between the various groups whose interests were, unsurprisingly, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 473.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(not always the same. Reid?s control of these sources is undisputed.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 446.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(However, for those of us who know Reid?s work )] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 272.636 446.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(6\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 272.636 445.443 m 286.628 445.443 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 286.628 446.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( there may well be a sense of regret that, as the book )] TJ ET BT 34.016 432.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(progresses, there is less of the ?convict voice? which she has so successfully recreated in both her published )] TJ ET BT 34.016 418.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(writings and unpublished conference papers. Was this, in fact, a deliberate strategy in terms of structure )] TJ ET BT 34.016 404.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(reflecting the fact that, as the success of the dominant class became firmly established and indeed, as this )] TJ ET BT 34.016 389.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(work shows, entrenched, the unfree labour migrants became even more marginalised?)] TJ ET BT 34.016 363.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(This is, clearly, a review recommending the book in terms of its approach and its use of material and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 349.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(methodology but I wish I could be so positive about the academic conventions followed \(although I do not )] TJ ET BT 34.016 335.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(think that the following comments are applicable to the entire text\). The assumption, given the title?s )] TJ ET BT 34.016 320.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(presence in the Studies of Imperialism series as well as the recommendation that ?This fascinating study will )] TJ ET BT 34.016 306.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(be of particular interest to all those studying imperial and gender history? \(back of the dust jacket\), is that )] TJ ET BT 34.016 292.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(this monograph will, rightly, appear on reading lists for courses at a significant number of higher education )] TJ ET BT 34.016 278.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(institutions. While reading I was diverted by what I ended up listing as ?minor quibbles?. These ranged from )] TJ ET BT 34.016 263.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(what I regarded as an inadequate index, for instance the omission of two key words for non-Australian )] TJ ET BT 34.016 249.509 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(scholars, ?indulgences? and ?emancipists? to the fact that in places the footnoting could have been both )] TJ ET BT 34.016 235.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(more expansive and more rigorous. For instance, the sentence ?This view of the family had been a mainstay )] TJ ET BT 34.016 220.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of British systems of discipline and socialisation for centuries? \(p. 112\) is accompanied by n. 122 which )] TJ ET BT 34.016 206.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(states: ?On the Macarthur family see: Alan Atkinson, )] TJ ET BT 292.976 206.741 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Camden)] TJ ET BT 332.972 206.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( ??. Reference is made to Thomas Holt?s )] TJ ET BT 34.016 192.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(work, )] TJ ET BT 64.676 192.485 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The Promise [sic] of Freedom: Race, Labor and Politics in Jamaica and Britain, 1832?1938)] TJ ET BT 510.992 192.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( \(pp. 203, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 178.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(273\) whereas the correct title is )] TJ ET BT 187.976 178.229 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The Problem of Freedom: Race, Labor and Politics in Jamaica and Britain, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 163.973 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(1832?1938)] TJ ET BT 88.016 163.973 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(. While Reid is ultimately responsible for proof-reading there are concerns here that if reputable )] TJ ET BT 34.016 149.717 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(academic publishers are imposing a rigid adherence to a specific word limit and the author is then faced with )] TJ ET BT 34.016 135.461 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the choice of ?less text more references? then clearly hard choices will have to be made.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 109.205 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Nonetheless, I still maintain that this work has an appeal and value for both an academic audience and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 94.949 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(interested members of the general public and that these critical comments about scholarly conventions do )] TJ ET BT 34.016 80.693 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(not, in themselves, diminish the valuable contribution that it makes to the various related fields of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 66.437 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(scholarship it addresses.)] TJ ET endstream endobj 33 0 obj [31 0 R /Fit] endobj 34 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 35 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 272.6357 445.7575 286.6277 457.6375 ] >> endobj 35 0 obj << /Type /Action >> endobj 36 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Annots [ 38 0 R 40 0 R 42 0 R 44 0 R 46 0 R 48 0 R 50 0 R ] /Contents 37 0 R >> endobj 37 0 obj << /Length 6036 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 784.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The reviewer was delighted to learn that this monograph was awarded the prestigious Kay Daniels Award )] TJ ET BT 34.016 770.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(2008\).)] TJ ET BT 34.016 743.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Notes)] TJ ET BT 48.816 717.706 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(1.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 717.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Robert Hughes, )] TJ ET BT 142.340 717.701 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The Fatal Shore: a History of Transportation of Convicts to Australia 1787?1868 )] TJ ET BT 64.016 703.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(London, 1987\).)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 142.340 703.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Back to \(1\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 142.340 702.051 m 196.328 702.051 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 48.816 689.194 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(2.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 689.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(See, for example, the 1988 publication by Marjorie Tipping, )] TJ ET BT 356.648 689.189 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Convicts Unbound: the Story of the )] TJ ET BT 64.016 674.933 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Calcutta Convicts and their Settlement in Australia)] TJ ET BT 310.028 674.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( \(Victoria, 1988\), which deals with the early years )] TJ ET BT 64.016 660.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of settlement; or Ian Brand?s compilation of the probation system, )] TJ ET BT 385.652 660.677 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The Convict Probation System: )] TJ ET BT 64.016 646.421 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Van Diemen?s Land 1839?1854 )] TJ ET BT 222.008 646.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(Hobart, 1990\).)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 296.324 646.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( Back to \(2\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 296.324 645.027 m 353.312 645.027 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 48.816 632.170 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(3.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 632.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(John West, )] TJ ET BT 120.344 632.165 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The History of Tasmania)] TJ ET BT 240.020 632.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( \(Launceston, 1852\). )] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 342.332 632.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Back to \(3\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 342.332 630.771 m 396.320 630.771 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 48.816 617.914 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(4.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 617.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Padma Anagol, ?Indian Christian women and indigenous feminism, )] TJ ET BT 392.660 617.909 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(c)] TJ ET BT 397.988 617.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(.1850?)] TJ ET BT 430.316 617.909 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(c)] TJ ET BT 435.644 617.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(.1920?, in )] TJ ET BT 486.308 617.909 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Gender and )] TJ ET BT 64.016 603.653 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Imperialism)] TJ ET BT 122.012 603.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, ed. Clare Midgeley \(Manchester, 1998\), pp. 79?80. )] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 376.628 603.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Back to \(4\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 376.628 602.259 m 430.616 602.259 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 48.816 589.402 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(5.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 589.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(See, for example, Kay Daniels, )] TJ ET BT 216.644 589.397 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Convict Women )] TJ ET BT 295.964 589.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(St. Leonards, New South Wales, 1998\); Joy )] TJ ET BT 64.016 575.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Damousi, )] TJ ET BT 113.348 575.141 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Depraved and Disorderly: Female Convicts, Sexuality and Gender in Colonial Australia)] TJ ET BT 64.016 560.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(Cambridge, 1997\); Deborah Oxley, )] TJ ET BT 241.316 560.885 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Convict Maids: the Forced Migration of Women to Australia)] TJ ET BT 64.016 546.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(Cambridge, 1996\); Annette Salt, )] TJ ET BT 227.336 546.629 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(These Outcast Women: the Parramatta Female Factory, 1821?1848)] TJ ET BT 64.016 532.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(Sydney, 1984\); and Monica Perrot, )] TJ ET BT 239.660 532.373 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(?A Tolerable Good Success?: Economic Opportunities for )] TJ ET BT 64.016 518.117 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Women in New South Wales, 1788?1830)] TJ ET BT 259.340 518.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( \(Sydney, 1983\). )] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 342.332 518.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Back to \(5\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 342.332 516.723 m 396.320 516.723 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 48.816 503.866 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(6.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 503.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Kirsty Reid, ?Work, sexuality and resistance: the convict women of Van Diemen?s Land, 1820?1839?. )] TJ ET BT 64.016 489.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(unpublished University of Edinburgh PhD thesis, 1995\); ??Contumacious, ungovernable and )] TJ ET BT 64.016 475.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(incorrigible?: convict women and workplace resistance, Van Diemen?s Land, 1820?1829?, in )] TJ ET BT 64.016 461.093 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Representing Convicts: New Perspectives on Convict Forced Labour Migration)] TJ ET BT 447.320 461.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, ed. 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