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Author Fraser, Malcolm, 1930-2015, author

Title Malcolm Fraser : the political memoirs / Malcolm Fraser and Margaret Simons
Edition Updated commemorative edition
Published Carlton, Victoria : The Miegunyah Press, Melbourne University Publishing, 2015
©2010, 2015


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  994.06092 Fra/Mft  AVAILABLE
Description x, 861 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
regular print
Series Miegunyah volumes
Miegunyah Press series.
Contents Machine generated contents note: pt. 1 Being Heard -- 1.Roots -- 2.Learning to Think -- 3.The Candidate Must Have a Voice -- 4.Love, Danger and Privilege -- 5.Vietnam, Act I -- 6.Too Near the Sun -- 7.Victory and Withdrawal -- 8.Life Wasn't Meant to Be Easy -- 9.Extremis -- pt. 2 Governing -- 10.How to Govern -- 11.Balance -- 12.The Difficulties of Freedom -- 13.Leadership -- 14.The World -- 15.Commonwealth -- 16.Foundations -- 17.Land and Sea -- 18.Loyalty and Loss -- pt. 3 Changing the World -- 19.Change -- 20.Mission to South Africa -- 21.CARE -- 22.Enduringly Liberal -- 23.Hope
Summary Malcolm Fraser is one of the least known, most interesting and most misunderstood of Australia's Prime Ministers. In this book, part memoir and part authorised biography, Fraser, at the age of seventy-nine, explains himself and his record in government for the first time speaking from his experience to the present and the future. This edition contains a new postscript written after Fraser's death
Analysis Australian
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 807-841) and index
Audience Tertiary/Undergraduate, General
Notes Also issued online
Subject Fraser, Malcolm, 1930-2015.
Prime ministers -- Australia -- Biography.
Australia -- Politics and government -- 1945-1965
Australia -- Politics and government -- 1965-1972
Australia -- Politics and government -- 1972-1975
Australia -- Politics and government -- 1976-1990
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Author Simons, Margaret, 1960- author
LC no. 2015376921
ISBN 9780522868876