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Author Davey, Paul.

Title Politics in the blood : the Anthonys of Richmond / Paul Davey
Published Sydney, N.S.W. : University of New South Wales Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 402 pages) : illustrations, maps, portraits
Contents Contents; Preface; Journey to manhood; Political leanings; Government, war and Opposition; The long road to television; Stamps, telephones and aeroplanes; New blood, same name; A shaky start; Disaster heralds a changing game; Towards the wilderness; The squatter cements his interests; Planning the downfall; Repairing the nation; Drought and defeat; Lucky to have grown together; A train can make the difference; Navigating difficult storms; Fighting for kids; The royal republicans; Moving on; Notes; Acknowledgments; Index
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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 380-384) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Anthony family.
National Party of Australia -- Biography.
Legislators -- Australia -- Biography.
Politicians -- Australia -- Biography.
Australia -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Richmond (N.S.W.) -- History.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008428017
ISBN 1742230628 (electronic bk.)
192141023X (hbk.)
9781742230627 (electronic bk.)
9781921410239 (hbk.)