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Bob Reece

Bob Reece was Professor in History at Murdoch University, Western Australia.


Reece, R. [Bob] & R[ob]. Pascoe 1983, A Place of Consequence: A Pictorial History of Fremantle, Fremantle Arts Centre Press, Fremantle.

Reece, Bob ed. 1991, Exiles from Erin; Convict Lives in Ireland and Australia, Gill & Macmillan, Dublin.

Reece, Bob 1998, Australia, the Beckoning Continent: Nineteenth Century Emigration Literature, Inst Cwth Studies, U London.

Reece, Bob 2000, The Irish in Australia, Centre for WA History, UWA.

Reece, Bob 2001, The Origins of Irish Convict Transportation to New South Wales, Palgrave, Hampshire.

Reece, Bob 2004, The White Rajahs of Sarawak: A Borneo Dynasty, Archipelago Press, Singapore.

Reece, Bob 2007, Daisy Bates: Grand Dame of the Desert, NLA, Canberra.

Reece, Bob 2014, The Invincibles: New Norcia's Aboriginal Cricketers 1879-1906, Histrionics, Fremantle.

Articles &c.

Reece, Bob ed. 2000, 'The Irish in Western Australia', Studies in Western Australian History, 20.

Reece, Bob 2005, 'The Reverend George King and Fremantle', Fremantle Studies, 4: 32-49. [See also: George King.]

Reece, Bob 2006, 'How Fremantle's first newspaper was hoaxed', ABR, October, no. 285.

Reece, Bob 2010, 'Fremantle's first voice: The Herald (1867-1886)', Fremantle Studies, 6: 43-65.

Reece, Bob 2012, 'Glimpses of Fremantle 1829-1929', in Paul Arthur Longley & Geoffrey Bolton, Voices from the West End: Stories, People and Events that Shaped Fremantle, WA Museum: 20-55.

Reece, Bob 2012, 'Fremantle's first historian: Joseph Keane Hitchcock', Fremantle Studies, 7: 33-50.

Reece, Bob 2016, 'Lionel Holdsworth: Fremantle's convict aristocrat', FHS Newsletter, in two parts: JulyOctober.

Reece, Bob 2017, 'The Fremantle History Society, 1994-2014', Fremantle Studies, 9: 79-87. [See also: FHS.]


Reece, Bob 2002-03, Review of First Fleet to Federation: Irish supremacy in colonial Australia by Jarlath Ronayne, ABR, no. 247.

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