A New Tapestry: Australian Huguenot Families
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Media: BOOK - paperback, 409 pages
Author: Ed. R. Nash
Publisher: Huguenot Society of Australia
This book is a follow on from "The Hidden Thread: Huguenot Families in Australia", and provides more detailed descriptions of 30 families of Huguenot origin who settled in Australia. It details every type of settler from convicts to aristocrats, and shows how Huguenot traditions of hard work and self-determination allowed them to flourish, despite many adverse circumstances and set-backs.
These people, descendants of the first refugees, because migrants to a far country on the other side of the world. They cam from many countries (principally England, Ireland, Germany, India and the Netherlands) and contributed enormously to their new land - Australia. The book includes maps and an index.
Families examined are:
- De Boos
- Des Reaux
- Le Sage
Cost of book: paperback $40.00
Postage: postage within Australia per book: $10.00 (NSW), $12.00 (elsewhere in Australia). Overseas orders, please email for price
Payment: payment can be made by Paypal, credit card, cheque, money order or bank transfer.
For orders or inquiries please send details to:
Huguenot Society of Australia
PO Box 184
Newtown, NSW 2042