Far From Botany Bay by Rosa Jordan

By Rosa Jordan

At age 21, Mary Broom was once sentenced to hold for the crime of stealing a cloak. while her sentence was once commuted to transportation “upon the ocean, past the seas,” she was once despatched to Australia. one of many first eu girls to set foot at the continent, she landed in what used to be to turn into a jail colony popularly referred to as “Botany Bay.” Mary continued “starvation years” because the colony struggled to feed itself. Then, in 1791, she achieved the main bold get away ever tried from that wild and brutal position at the a ways aspect of the world

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