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Curtin's gift : reinterpreting Australia's greatest prime minister

Author: John K Edwards; James Bennett Pty. Ltd.
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W : Allen & Unwin, 2005.
Series: James Bennett Etitle.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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John Curtin, Prime Minister during the darkest days of the Second World War is remembered as the reluctant hero of Australian politics. This is a reinterpreatation of the leader and the man in which Curtin emerges as a deceptively cunning player in the chess game of politics.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Edwards, John K. (John Kevin), 1964-
Curtin's gift.
Crows Nest, NSW : Allen & Unwin, 2005
(OCoLC)58727756
Named Person: John Curtin; John Curtin
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John K Edwards; James Bennett Pty. Ltd.
ISBN: 1741159350 9781741159356 1741156416 9781741156416
OCLC Number: 223940733
Notes: More information on James Bennett Etitle may be found at http://www.bennett.com.au.
Electronic book.
Description: 1 online resource (x, 198 pages, [8] pages of plates) : illustrations, facsimiles, portraits.
Contents: Title page; Contents; Acknnowledgements; Chapter 1 Sleepless Vigil; Chapter 2 Saint Jack; Chapter 3 Bringing the Troops Home; Chapter 4 Curtin as Warlord; Chapter 5 Jack Curtin and the Social Question; Chapter 6 Jack Curtin MHR and the Great Depression; Chapter 7 Prime Minister Curtin Changes Australia; Chapter 8 Curtin in the Australian Story; Notes; Index.
Series Title: James Bennett Etitle.
Responsibility: John K. Edwards.

Abstract:

John Curtin, Prime Minister during the darkest days of the Second World War is remembered as the reluctant hero of Australian politics. This is a reinterpreatation of the leader and the man in which Curtin emerges as a deceptively cunning player in the chess game of politics.

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