The Ascent to Power, 1996

The Ascent to Power, 1996

The Howard Government Volume 1

by Tom Frame

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 01/11/2017

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The Ascent to Power, 1996 takes a critical look at the Howard Government's rise to power; its policies and priorities, successes and shortcomings in what Paul Kelly calls the 'foundational year'.

This first of four volumes on the Howard Government's nearly 12 years in office draws on unpublished documents from John Howard's papers held at UNSW Canberra.

It covers the 1996 election, relationships with the Australian Public Service and Senate crossbenchers, reversing the budget `black hole' and gun law reform following the Port Arthur massacre.

With contributions from John Howard, other politicians, media commentators, key public servants and academics, The Ascent to Power, 1996 will inform future assessments of the Howard Government and its place in Australian history.

ISBN:
9781742235288
9781742235288
Category:
Central government
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
01-11-2017
Publisher:
NewSouth Publishing
Country of origin:
Australia
Pages:
352
Dimensions (mm):
234x153mm
Tom Frame

Tom Frame was a naval officer for 15 years before being ordained to the Anglican ministry. He served as Bishop to the Australian Defence Force from 2001-2007 and is the author and editor of 35 books on a range of topics including the ethics of armed conflict. He is a regular media commentator on naval, religious and ethical affairs.

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