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Politics in the blood : the Anthonys of Richmond / Paul Davey
Bib ID 4268280
Format BookBook
Author
Davey, Paul
 
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Description Sydney, N.S.W. : University of New South Wales Press, 2008 
ix, 402 p. : ill, maps, ports., ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9781921410239
Summary

"Biography of three generations of the one family (Hubert, Doug and Larry Anthony), all of whom for over some 70 years held the Federal seat of Richmond in NSW for the National Party. Note that the hold on the seat was not continuous for this entire period. Author is also a member of the National Party)".--Provided by publisher.

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: 1 Journey to manhood 1
  • 2 Political leanings 15
  • 3 Government, war and Opposition 39
  • 4 The long road to television 63
  • 5 Stamps, telephones and aeroplanes 80
  • 6 New blood, same name 99
  • 7 A shaky start 114
  • 8 Disaster heralds a changing game 131
  • 9 Towards the wilderness 151
  • 10 The squatter cements his interests 163
 
Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 380-384.

Subjects Anthony family.  |  Anthony, Hubert Lawrence (Larry), 1897-1957. -- Political activity.  |  Anthony, Doug, 1929-2020 -- Political activity.  |  Anthony, Larry, 1961- -- Political activity.  |  National Country Party of Australia -- Biography.  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Biography.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- History.  |  Richmond (N.S.W.) -- History.  |  Biography & autobiography (Australia)  |  Politics & government.  |  Genealogy & family history.
Available From University of New South Wales Press, 45 Beach St., Coogee NSW 2034 

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