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Pioneers, politics and people

Cramer, John Sir

Pioneers, politics and people

a political memoir

by Cramer, John Sir

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Published by Allen & Unwin in Sydney .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cramer, John, -- Sir, -- 1896-,
  • Liberal Party of Australia -- History.,
  • Cabinet officers -- Australia -- Biography.,
  • Politicians -- Australia -- Biography.,
  • Australia -- Politics and government -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSir John Cramer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU114.C72 A3 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 231 p., [8] p. of plates.
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16353767M
    ISBN 100044421044
    OCLC/WorldCa25349550

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