Scandal In The Colonies

Pub Date : 2004 | Author : Kirsten McKenzie | Publisher : Melbourne Univ. Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9780522850758
ISBN 13 : 0522850758

In 1830s Sydney, a visiting aristocrat, Viscount Lascelles, is exposed as a former convict. In Cape Town, during the same decade, veiled accusations of incest and murmurs about a c..

A Swindler S Progress

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : Kirsten McKenzie | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 0674052781
ISBN 13 : 9780674052789

In May 1835 in a Sydney courtroom, a slight, balding man named John Dow stood charged with forgery. The prisoner shocked the room by claiming he was Edward, Viscount Lascelles, eld..

Fifteen Postcards

Pub Date : 2015-08-17 | Author : Kirsten Mckenzie | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 9781681469072
ISBN 13 : 1681469073

Following the unexplained disappearance of her parents, and in a last ditch attempt to save the antique store she has inherited from financial ruin, Sarah Lester takes on a decease..

Men And Manliness On The Frontier

Pub Date : 2012-11-14 | Author : R. Hogg | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781137284259
ISBN 13 : 1137284250

In mid-nineteenth-century Britain, there existed a dominant discourse on what it meant to be a man –denoted by the term 'manliness'. Based on the sociological work of R.W. Connel..

Deep Histories

Pub Date : 2002 | Author : Gary Minkley | Publisher : Rodopi

ISBN 10 : 9042012196
ISBN 13 : 9789042012196

Deep hiStories represents the first substantial publication on gender and colonialism in Southern Africa in recent years, and suggests methodological ways forward for a post-aparth..