Man who stole the Cyprus : a True Story of Escape.

On the evening of 14 August 1829 the government brig Cyprus was sheltering in Recherche Bay on the remote south-east coast of Tasmania when she was captured by eighteen convicts under the leadership of William Swallow, a prisoner for life. Eight years earlier he had stowed away on a ship to England...

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Main Author: Hirst, Warwick (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Sydney : Rosenberg Pub., 2008.
Online Access:CONNECT