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The Resource A deep sense of wrong : the treason, trials, and transportation to New South Wales of Lower Canadian rebels after the 1838 rebellion, Beverley D. Boissery

A deep sense of wrong : the treason, trials, and transportation to New South Wales of Lower Canadian rebels after the 1838 rebellion, Beverley D. Boissery

Label
A deep sense of wrong : the treason, trials, and transportation to New South Wales of Lower Canadian rebels after the 1838 rebellion
Title
A deep sense of wrong
Title remainder
the treason, trials, and transportation to New South Wales of Lower Canadian rebels after the 1838 rebellion
Statement of responsibility
Beverley D. Boissery
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1839 fifty-eight men left Montreal for the penal colony of New South Wales. They were ordinary people who had been caught up in the political whirlwind of the 1838 rebellion. Even though they were all civilians, they had been tried by court martial. Convicted of treason, their properties forfeited to the crown, they paid a heavy price for rebellion. And as convicts in Australia, they were considered the lowest of a bad lot. During their years there, however, they earned the respect of Sydney's citizens
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
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1939-
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Boissery, Beverley
Dewey number
971.03/9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1032
LC item number
.B66 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History
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  • Canada
  • Penal transportation
  • Penal colonies
  • Exiles
  • Canadians
  • Trials (Treason)
  • Rebellion (Canada : 1837-1838)
  • HISTORY
  • Canadians
  • Exiles
  • Penal colonies
  • Penal transportation
  • Prisoners of war
  • Trials (Treason)
  • Canada
  • New South Wales
  • Colonies pénitentiaires
  • Canada
  • Canada
Label
A deep sense of wrong : the treason, trials, and transportation to New South Wales of Lower Canadian rebels after the 1838 rebellion, Beverley D. Boissery
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-362) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Contents -- Illustrations -- List Of Tables -- List Of Figures -- Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Part One: Background To Rebellion -- 1 The First Blow, Autumn 1837: They 'Wanted Reform, And Not Revolution' -- 2 'To Overthrow Her Majesty'S Government' -- Part Two: Treasons And Trials -- 3 Fiasco In Chateauguay -- 4 Napierville 8211; 'To Conquer Or Die' -- 5 From Euphoria To Defeat In Beauharnois -- 6 'Damn You, And Your Queen, And Your Government': Mayhem In Laprairie 8211; Caution In Terrebonne -- 7 Abuses, Numbers, And Processes -- Part Three: Transportation And Life In New South Wales -- 8 'Taking A Trip On A Government Ship' -- 9 Sydney 8211; 'Until Yesterday A Byword Of Reproach' -- 10 Longbottom Stockade: 'In French Long Fond ... A Pretty Enough Place' -- 11 'Land Of A Thousand Sorrows' -- Part Four: The Conclusions -- 12 Aftermath -- 13 'There Must Always Be Victims' -- Appendices -- A: Biographical Notes On The Men Transported To New South Wales -- B: Montreal Star Interview With Fran231;ois-Maurice Lepailleur -- Abbreviations -- Notes -- Select Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- W
Control code
281721426
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 367 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554880492
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
476f72aa-8d22-4f4a-a30c-f36373beadcc
Publisher number
410481
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)281721426
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
A deep sense of wrong : the treason, trials, and transportation to New South Wales of Lower Canadian rebels after the 1838 rebellion, Beverley D. Boissery
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-362) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Contents -- Illustrations -- List Of Tables -- List Of Figures -- Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Part One: Background To Rebellion -- 1 The First Blow, Autumn 1837: They 'Wanted Reform, And Not Revolution' -- 2 'To Overthrow Her Majesty'S Government' -- Part Two: Treasons And Trials -- 3 Fiasco In Chateauguay -- 4 Napierville 8211; 'To Conquer Or Die' -- 5 From Euphoria To Defeat In Beauharnois -- 6 'Damn You, And Your Queen, And Your Government': Mayhem In Laprairie 8211; Caution In Terrebonne -- 7 Abuses, Numbers, And Processes -- Part Three: Transportation And Life In New South Wales -- 8 'Taking A Trip On A Government Ship' -- 9 Sydney 8211; 'Until Yesterday A Byword Of Reproach' -- 10 Longbottom Stockade: 'In French Long Fond ... A Pretty Enough Place' -- 11 'Land Of A Thousand Sorrows' -- Part Four: The Conclusions -- 12 Aftermath -- 13 'There Must Always Be Victims' -- Appendices -- A: Biographical Notes On The Men Transported To New South Wales -- B: Montreal Star Interview With Fran231;ois-Maurice Lepailleur -- Abbreviations -- Notes -- Select Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- W
Control code
281721426
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 367 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554880492
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
476f72aa-8d22-4f4a-a30c-f36373beadcc
Publisher number
410481
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)281721426
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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