The New Newgate Calendar

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Transnational Circulations in Global Perspective, 1415-1960

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Transporting Convicts from New Zealand to Van Diemen’s Land

By Dr Kristyn Harman Senior Lecturer in History, University of Tasmania   Like many New Zealanders, I grew up hearing... • posted 204 days ago

A Day in the Life: Convicts on board Prison Hulks

  By Anna McKay, AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Partnership Student, National Maritime Museum & University of Leicester.... • posted 224 days ago

Of Satellites and Sentiment: The Forgotten Vietnamese Prisoners of French Guiana

By Dr. Lorraine M. Paterson   The Launch of Vinasat-1 On April 18, 2008, Vietnamese journalist Danh Đức was... • posted 243 days ago

Chinese Prisoners on Cockatoo Island, Sydney

  The small sandstone island of Cockatoo Island in Sydney Harbour is best known as a convict stockade which held the... • posted 336 days ago