Steadfast Knight: A Life of Sir Hal Colebatch (Paperback)

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Steadfast Knight is a biography of Sir Hal Colebatch. Having left school at the age of eleven, Hal Colebatch began his working life as a junior reporter in early 1890s Adelaide. He reported the gold rush from the Coolgardie mines and was a respected journalist in Perth before becoming Premier of Western Australia. Throughout his life Colebatch survived an assassination attempt, was a federal senator, became Agent-General in London and met some of the twentieth centurys most famous international figures including Winston Churchill, Adolf Hitler, Herbert Hoover, Mussolini and Helen Keller. Written by Colebatchs son, Steadfast Knight is an entertaining, lively appreciation of a colorful and influential political figure.


Publisher Fremantle Arts Centre Press
Mfg Part# 9781920731397
SKU 39984411
Format Paperback
ISBN10 1920731393
Release Date 4/30/2005
Dimensions (in Inches) 9H x 6L x 0.75T
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