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John Curtin : a life

Author: David Day
Publisher: Pymble, N.S.W. : HarperCollins, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This critical biography of Australia's best-remembered leader examines his importance as the first prime minister, to encourage a sense of Australian nationalism. A Labor prime minister from 1941- 1945, he decided to no longer look to Britain for assistance, but to turn instead, to America.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: John Curtin; John Curtin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Day
ISBN: 9780732280000 0732280001
OCLC Number: 225092366
Notes: Previously published in 2000.
Description: xvi, 768 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cm
Responsibility: David Day.

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