Redemption of A Slave Ship

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Category: SKU: 69117


In the late 1970s divers discovered the wreck of the migrant transport ship “James Matthews” near Fremantle, Western Australia. Painstaking archaeological examination and research has uncovered a dark past for the ship. This book is the first comprehensive examination of a slaver from the illegal period; a tragic account of the people who lived and died on the vessel, and the story of one of Australia’s most signficant shipwrecks. HB 383 pages.