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Emigrants in chains, Peter Wilson Coldham

Label
Emigrants in chains
Title
Emigrants in chains
Statement of responsibility
Peter Wilson Coldham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coldham, Peter Wilson
Dewey number
364.6/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV8950.U6
LC item number
C65 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Genealogy from the Heartland
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Penal transportation
  • Penal transportation
  • Forced migration
  • Prisoners
  • Criminals
  • Rogues and vagabonds
  • Orphans
  • Beggars
  • England
  • England
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Emigrants in chains, Peter Wilson Coldham
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A social history of forced emigration to the Americas of felons, destitute children, political and religious non-conformists, vagabonds, beggars and other undesirables, 1607-1776."
  • "This is a revised and much enlarged treatment of the "History of transportation" which appeared as the introductory volume in Mr. Coldham's nine-volume "Bonded passengers to America" published in 1983"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-188)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The convicts and their background -- The Prisons -- The Dispensers of justice -- The State monopoly-early days -- The Age of the contractors -- Transportation as a business -- Scottish experiment -- His Majesty's seven-year passengers -- The New immigrants -- Some thumbnail sketches -- The Twilight years -- Appendices
Control code
ocm25363957
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Revised edition
Extent
188 pages
Isbn
9780806313290
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
91076730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
364.68 C673 REV. ; GE-G/GE-GM ; GE1607DON pav, AWP.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)25363957
Label
Emigrants in chains, Peter Wilson Coldham
Publication
Note
  • "A social history of forced emigration to the Americas of felons, destitute children, political and religious non-conformists, vagabonds, beggars and other undesirables, 1607-1776."
  • "This is a revised and much enlarged treatment of the "History of transportation" which appeared as the introductory volume in Mr. Coldham's nine-volume "Bonded passengers to America" published in 1983"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-188)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The convicts and their background -- The Prisons -- The Dispensers of justice -- The State monopoly-early days -- The Age of the contractors -- Transportation as a business -- Scottish experiment -- His Majesty's seven-year passengers -- The New immigrants -- Some thumbnail sketches -- The Twilight years -- Appendices
Control code
ocm25363957
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Revised edition
Extent
188 pages
Isbn
9780806313290
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
91076730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
364.68 C673 REV. ; GE-G/GE-GM ; GE1607DON pav, AWP.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)25363957

Library Locations

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