Ben Peek (benpeek) wrote,
Ben Peek
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the birth of sydney continued...

the view that flannery is giving in his book, is one of a fractured society. the separate groups: aborigine, irish, jew, english, and then convicts, freeman, soldier, governor, they all are unable to find a similar group for which to work towards something in the colony. the irish tried to revolt somewhere around toongabbie, and got a slap down for this. many are the little culture infringements.

i'm tired, so i will write more later.
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