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Story starts in Wales at end of 18th Century. Follows "Charcoal Williams", a free settler to New South Wales. Other free settlers, political prisoners become miners, farmers, graziers and more. Families intertwine and help build the fabric of today's Australia.
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Plot & Themes

Political/social rights fight    -   Yes job/profession:    -   businessman Ethnic/Relig. of subject (inside)    -   British Gender/Class story?    -   immigrant story Job/profession/poverty story    -   Yes Ethnic/regional/gender    -   Yes

Subject of Biography

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   small businessman Ethnicity    -   White Nationality    -   Australian


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   3 () Small town?    -   Yes Century:    -   19th century

Writing Style

Book makes you feel?    -   thoughtful Pictures/Illustrations?    -   A lot 11-15 B&W How much dialogue in bio?    -   little dialog How much of bio focuses on most famous period of life?    -   26-50% of book

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