Letters of an Irish Patriot : William Paul Dowling in Tasmania.

By: GLOVER, Margaret & Alf MacLochlainn (eds).

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144pp. Soft covers. Very good. ISBN 0909479232 ***Dowling was convicted of sedition in London in 1848, and was transported to Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania). Although not a leading member of the Young Ireland movement, his intense patriotism motivated him throughout his life. Dowling remained in the colony, establishing himself as an artist and photographer. His letters give a private account of his expectations and disappointments, and his reflections on local and world affairs.

Title: Letters of an Irish Patriot : William Paul Dowling in Tasmania.

Author Name: GLOVER, Margaret & Alf MacLochlainn (eds).

Categories: Tasmania,

Publisher: Hobart, THRA: 2005

Seller ID: 20515

Keywords: convicts ireland political prisoners tasmania Van Diemen's Land,