The Light On The Hill. – McMullin, Ross.

McMullin, Ross.


Publisher: Oxford University Press. Melbourne. 1991 (First Edition First Impression)
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8vo, XVI, 502pp. Hardcover in chocolate brown cloth boards in pristine condition as well as an unmarked non price-clipped cream d/w with elaborate title on the spine and front board, now protected in a clear archival covering, Spine is tight and internal text is in excellent condition devoid of any prior owner markings or identifiers. Overall in an as-new condition. This superb book commemorates the centenary of the Australian Labour Party, one of the world’s oldest political formations, which began to assemble in the pre-federation colonies in 1891. THere are copious notes and indices with ninty-one primarily photo illustrations as b/w plates. This is the major reference work on the ALP for any political library with a fresh and objective coverage giving a human perspective to the great social movements that shape the narrative.