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Description - Roma the First by Susan Magarey

Here is Roma Flinders Mitchell, 1913-2000, a life spanning a century that transformed the position of women, changes she led. She was the first woman chancellor of an Australian university, the first woman in Australia to be made a Queen's Counsel and to be appointed a judge in a superior court and the first woman Governor of an Australian State. Roma Mitchell's life is also a story about contradictions. A life-long and devout Catholic, her religion aligned her with Irish working-class Outsiders, yet she gained a position at the heart of the Protestant Establishment, in a world almost exclusively of men.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781862547803
ISBN-10: 1862547807
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 160mm x mm)
Pages: 480
Imprint: Wakefield Press
Publisher: Wakefield Press
Publish Date: 1-Dec-2007
Country of Publication: Australia

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