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Andrew Fisher : prime minister of Australia

Author: David Day
Publisher: Pymble, N.S.W. : HarperCollins, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The life of Prime Minister Andrew Fisher, including childhood in Ayrshire, Scotland; immigration to Qld; activities in the labour movement; career in politics; marriage and family; circumstances surrounding three periods as prime minister; WWI and Gallipoli involvement; period as high commissioner in London; decline through dementia"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Andrew Fisher; Andrew Fisher
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Day
ISBN: 9780732276102 0732276101 9780732276119 073227611X
OCLC Number: 271797838
Description: 1 volume
Contents: 1. 1862-1874 --
2. 1874-1885 --
3. 1885-1893 --
4. 1893-1899 --
5. 1899-1901 --
6. 1901-1907 --
7. 1907-1909 --
8. 1909-1911 --
9. April --
August 1911 --
10. August 1911 --
March 1913 --
11. April 1913 --
April 1915 --
12. 25 April --
30 October 1915 --
13. November 1915 --
November 1918 --
14.1918 --
1928.
Responsibility: David Day.

Abstract:

Andrew Fisher, Australian Prime MInister three times from 1908-1915. He gave us the Commonwealth Bank, old age pensions, a transcontinental rail line, laid the foundation stone for Canberra and took  Read more...

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