Home Away from Home

By: Beasley, A.W.

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Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Card French Flaps. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 158 pages The story of three generations of a family. From Robert Boyne Home who served in the Seven Years War as a surgeon, his son Everard Home and eminent surgeon of the Regency era, and Everard's son, James who did his best to restore the family's good name through his commitment to colonial New Zealand. Provides a glimpse into the scientific and social world of the period which spanned the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.

Title: Home Away from Home

Author Name: Beasley, A.W.

Categories: Biography,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand, Central Institute of Technology: 2000

ISBN Number: 1869340760

ISBN Number 13: 9781869340766

Binding: Softcover

Seller ID: ID259144

Keywords: 18th century 19th Century Biographies Biography colonial history Everard Home Family History James Everard Home New Zealand Robert Boyne Home Surgeons,