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Larrikin Angel : A Biography of Veronica Brady

Jordan, Kathleen H
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Admonisher of popes and politicians, feisty gladiator in many a social justice campaign, inspirational teacher and devout Catholic nun, Veronica Brady was an intriguing figure on the Australian scene in the latter part of the twentieth century. As well as covering her childhood, her decision to enter a religious order, her rise through the ranks of academia and her social activism, this authorised biography discusses Dr Brady¿s term on the board of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, her preparation of the biography of Judith Wright and her travels in China, among many other facets of her very full life. The author has had access to private papers and has spoken to many of her subject¿s acquaintances and former colleagues. 180215

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AuthorJordan, Kathleen H
Number of pages249
PublisherRound House Press, South Fremantle WA
Year Published2009
Binding Type

Softcover

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