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Prime ministers in power

Mark Bennister

Prime ministers in power

political leadership in Britain and Australia

by Mark Bennister

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prime ministers,
  • Cabinet system,
  • Political leadership

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMark Bennister
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJN405 .B43 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25252987M
    ISBN 109780230273214
    LC Control Number2012009256

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