|Title||:||Cargo of Women: Susannah Watson and the Convicts of the Princess Royal|
|Number of Pages||:||320|
Cargo of Women: Susannah Watson and the Convicts of the Princess Royal Reviews
This is a brilliant look into the life's of the women convicts sentenced to transportation to Australia. Thoroughly researched and well set out from beginning to end. Loved it!
Makes you want to read history! Babette Smith's thoroughly researched work, including her other books, just make you hungry to know more.As a family researcher, my thirst for more information about our convict heritage and the conditions they endured both before and after their transportation led me to discover this book. The book was written twice by the author, Babette Smith: once as a non fiction work whilst researching her own convict ancestor, and then as a novel based on the facts of those [...]
A really good way to learn about the history of Australia