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Against the machines

minor parties and independents in New South Wales, 1910-2006
  • 238 Pages
  • 1.78 MB
  • 1749 Downloads
  • English
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Federation Press , Annandale, N.S.W
Political parties -- Australia -- New South Wales -- History., Politicians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- History., New South Wales -- Politics and government -- 20th century., New South Wales -- Politics and government -- 21st cen
StatementRodney Smith.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJQ4598.A1 S55 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 238 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18009817M
ISBN 101862876231
ISBN 139781862876231
LC Control Number2007532609

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