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THE TEN POUND FARE: Experiences of British people who emigrated to Australia in the 1950s by  Betka ZAMOYSKA - Hardcover - reprint edition - h/c in d.j. - 1988 - from EUREKA  AUSTRALIANA  BOOKS (SKU: 373c6607767e7ab9671f3ea0)

THE TEN POUND FARE: Experiences of British people who emigrated to Australia in the 1950s

THE TEN POUND FARE: Experiences of British people who emigrated to Australia in the 1950s by  Betka ZAMOYSKA - Hardcover - reprint edition - h/c in d.j. - 1988 - from EUREKA  AUSTRALIANA  BOOKS (SKU: 373c6607767e7ab9671f3ea0)
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THE TEN POUND FARE: Experiences of British people who emigrated to Australia in the 1950s

by ZAMOYSKA, Betka

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9780670819638
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London, Viking reprint edition - h/c in d.j. The assisted passage scheme, also known as the 'Ten Pound Fare', was introduced in 1947 and continued until the early 1970s, providing almost free passages to Australia for would-be migrants who fulfilled the immigration requirements. From 1945 to 1966 2.55 million immigrants arrived. Of these 1.36 million were British - all have tales to tell: of success, homesickness, despair and happiness. 240 x 160mm., pp. xxvi, 175, b/w plates, index, contents slight spotting top & side edges, in d.j. VG/VG+ ISBN: 0670819638

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Title
THE TEN POUND FARE: Experiences of British people who emigrated to Australia in the 1950s
Author
ZAMOYSKA, Betka
Book condition
Used
Edition
reprint edition - h/c in d.j.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0670819638
ISBN 13
9780670819638
Publisher
London, Viking
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1988

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