John Curtin A Biography (Australian Lives series) by Lloyd Ross

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Published by Melbourne University Publishing .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Biography: general,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Australia - History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Australia,
  • General

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages436
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10438624M
ISBN 10052284734X
ISBN 109780522847345
OCLC/WorldCa38060801

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