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Lachlan Macquarie - John Ritchie

Lachlan Macquarie

Paperback Published: 31st December 1983
ISBN: 9780522843699
Number Of Pages: 330

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'Ritchie has provided an exciting and dramatic account of the life and work of Macquarie. We learn, in contrast to the antiseptic treatment of the standard text books, that Macquarie was a man of strong passions, beliefs, plans and ambitions which drove him to hobnob with polite London society, to beg for promotion and favours from his superiors, to wangle commissions for his relatives, to be generous to a fault with those he sought to help and to demand unquestioning support from those he promoted or pardoned.' a  Malcolm J. Kennedy, Agora

ISBN: 9780522843699
ISBN-10: 0522843697
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 330
Published: 31st December 1983
Publisher: Melbourne University Press
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 15.5  x 1.9
Weight (kg): 0.52
Edition Number: 1
Edition Type: Revised