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The Resource The governors of New South Wales 1788-2010, editors, David Clune, Ken Turner

The governors of New South Wales 1788-2010, editors, David Clune, Ken Turner

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The governors of New South Wales 1788-2010
Title
The governors of New South Wales 1788-2010
Statement of responsibility
editors, David Clune, Ken Turner
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Summary: "This book contains biographical accounts of all 37 Governors of New South Wales from Arthur Phillip in 1788 to Marie Bashir. Highlights of the book include John Hunterγ amazing sea voyages, the erratic career of the Фevious and foul-temperedΠWilliam Bligh, the highly public clashes of Sir Hercules Robinson (nicknamed the Ѓrisis makerΩ with Governments and Parliament, the Ђoyγ OwnΠNaval career of the swashbuckling Sir Harry Rawson, the extraordinary double life of Lord Beauchamp and the dramatic events surrounding Sir Philip Gameγ dismissal of Jack Lang. Leading historians such as Brian Fletcher, JM Bennett, Geoffrey Bolton, Graham Freudenberg, Anne Twomey, Chris Cunneen, Ian Hancock, Evan Williams and Rodney Cavalier tell of both extraordinary lives and the political and constitutional crises many had to face."--Publisher description
Biography type
collective biography
Dewey number
994.4
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Clune, David
  • Turner, Ken
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  • Governors
  • Australia
  • New South Wales
  • New South Wales
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The governors of New South Wales 1788-2010, editors, David Clune, Ken Turner
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Note
  • "Sesquicentenary 1856-2006 responsible government in New South Wales"
  • "Governor Macquarie 1810-2010"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Phillip, Arthur -- Hunter, John -- King, Philip Gidley -- Bligh, William -- Macquarie, Lachlan -- Brisbane, Sir Thomas -- Darling, Ralph -- Bourke, Sir Richard -- Gipps, Sir George -- Fitzroy, Sir Charles Augustus -- Denison, Sir William Thomas -- Young, Sir John -- Belmore, Somerset Richard Lowry-Corry, Earl of Belmore -- Richardson, sir Hercules George Robert -- Loftus, Sir Augustus William Frederick Spencer -- Carrington, Charles Robert, Baron Carrington -- Jersey, Victor Albert George Child-Villiers, Earl of Jersey -- Duff, Sir Robert William -- Hampden, Henry Robert Brand, Viscount Hampden -- Beauchamp, William Lygon, Earl Beauchamp -- Rawson, Sir Harry Holdsworth -- Chelmsford, Frederick John Napier Thesiger, Baron Chelmsford -- Strickland, Sir Gerald, Count della Catena -- Davidson, Sir Walter Edward -- De Chair, Sir Dudley Rawson Stratford -- Game, Sir Philip Woolcott -- Hore-Ruthven, Sir Alexander Gore Arkwright -- Anderson, Sir David Murray -- Wakehurst, John de Vere Loder, Baron Wakehurst -- Northcott, Sir John -- Woodward, Sir Eric Winslow -- Cutler, Sir Arthur Roden -- Rowland, Sir James Anthony -- Martin, Sir David -- Sinclair, Peter Ross -- Samuels, Gordon Jacob -- Bashir, Marie Roslyn
Control code
000044818806
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxii, 666 p., [40] p. of plates
Isbn
9781862877436
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports.
Label
The governors of New South Wales 1788-2010, editors, David Clune, Ken Turner
Link
Publication
Note
  • "Sesquicentenary 1856-2006 responsible government in New South Wales"
  • "Governor Macquarie 1810-2010"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Phillip, Arthur -- Hunter, John -- King, Philip Gidley -- Bligh, William -- Macquarie, Lachlan -- Brisbane, Sir Thomas -- Darling, Ralph -- Bourke, Sir Richard -- Gipps, Sir George -- Fitzroy, Sir Charles Augustus -- Denison, Sir William Thomas -- Young, Sir John -- Belmore, Somerset Richard Lowry-Corry, Earl of Belmore -- Richardson, sir Hercules George Robert -- Loftus, Sir Augustus William Frederick Spencer -- Carrington, Charles Robert, Baron Carrington -- Jersey, Victor Albert George Child-Villiers, Earl of Jersey -- Duff, Sir Robert William -- Hampden, Henry Robert Brand, Viscount Hampden -- Beauchamp, William Lygon, Earl Beauchamp -- Rawson, Sir Harry Holdsworth -- Chelmsford, Frederick John Napier Thesiger, Baron Chelmsford -- Strickland, Sir Gerald, Count della Catena -- Davidson, Sir Walter Edward -- De Chair, Sir Dudley Rawson Stratford -- Game, Sir Philip Woolcott -- Hore-Ruthven, Sir Alexander Gore Arkwright -- Anderson, Sir David Murray -- Wakehurst, John de Vere Loder, Baron Wakehurst -- Northcott, Sir John -- Woodward, Sir Eric Winslow -- Cutler, Sir Arthur Roden -- Rowland, Sir James Anthony -- Martin, Sir David -- Sinclair, Peter Ross -- Samuels, Gordon Jacob -- Bashir, Marie Roslyn
Control code
000044818806
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxii, 666 p., [40] p. of plates
Isbn
9781862877436
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports.

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