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July 22, 2017 | History

For the Term of His Natural Life 7 editions

Cover of: For the Term of His Natural Life | Marcus Clarke
About the Book

First published in 1874, a powerful tale of an Australian penal settlement, which originally appeared in serial form in a Melbourne paper.The story of Rufus Dawes, a young man transported for a murder which he did not commit. The harsh and inhumane treatment handed out to the convicts, some of whom were transported for minor crimes, is vividly conveyed. The novel was based on research by the author, as well as a visit to the penal settlement of Port Arthur in Tasmania.

7 editions First published in 1986

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1986, Times House
FOR THE TERM OF HIS NATURAL LIFE
Hardcover
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October 15, 1996, HarperCollins Canada / Adult Fiction
For the Term of His Natural Life
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2000, Book Agencies of Tasmania
For the Term of His Natural Life
Paperback in English
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September 1, 2005, Tempus Publishing, Limited
For the Term of His Natural Life
Paperback in English
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December 7, 2006, Dodo Press
For the Term of His Natural Life (Dodo Press)
Paperback in English
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September 19, 2007, Echo Library
For the Term of His Natural Life
Paperback in English
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2010, New Holland Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
For the Term of His Natural Life
E-book in English

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