For the Term of His Natural Life

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Echo Library, Sep 1, 2007 - Fiction - 396 pages
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The most famous work by the Australian novelist and poet, For the Term of His Natural Life is a powerful tale of an Australian penal settlement, which originally appeared in serial form in a Melbourne paper.

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User Review  - Mike Ward - Goodreads

It's a bit old school in language and style but after getting through the long dragging middle it's a decent read. But if you want some history (insight?) into life as a convict it's a unique read. Read full review

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User Review  - Tyler Sidwell - Goodreads

this is fantastic from start to finish. one of only 2 books that has brought me to tears. Read full review

About the author (2007)

Clarke was born in London in 1846 and moved to Australia in 1863. He is the author of novels, plays, collections of stories and historical articles.

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