Big John Forrest, 1847-1918: A Founding Father of the Commonwealth of Australia
University of Western Australia Press, 2000 - Biography & Autobiography - 540 pages
"His achievements after federation were no less impressive. As minister for defence, minister for home affairs, several times treasurer, and acting prime minister of Australia, he was one of the nation-builders during the early years of federal government, and took a prominent part in the creation of the two-party political system in national politics."--BOOK JACKET.
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