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Edmund Barton

This is how an easy-going Sydney politician, with a reputation for enjoying the pleasures of the table and a fondness for cricket, became possessed by an enduring passion to a make a new country from a collection of British colonies, and became Australia's first prime minister.

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  • "This is how an easy-going Sydney politician, with a reputation for enjoying the pleasures of the table and a fondness for cricket, became possessed by an enduring passion to a make a new country from a collection of British colonies, and became Australia's first prime minister."@en
  • "Few Australians know the name of their first Prime Minister, yet without Edmund Barton Australia might not have become a Commonwealth in 1901. Engaging and thoroughly researched, this biography is the first in fifty years to examine the life of this inspiring Australian."@en

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  • "History"@en
  • "History"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Biography"@en
  • "Biography"

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  • "Edmund Barton"@en
  • "Edmund Barton"
  • "Edmund Barton : the one man for the job"@en