George Turner (Politician)

George Turner (Politician)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Sir George Turner, KCMG, PC (8 August 1851 - 12 August 1916), Australian politician, was the 18th Premier of Victoria and the first Treasurer of Australia in the federal Barton Ministry. Turner was born in Melbourne: he was the first Premier of Victoria born in the colony. He received a sound education and began work as a clerk in a law office, matriculating in 1872 and being admitted to practise as a solicitor in 1881. He was a founding member of the Australian Natives Association, an influential lobby group of Australian-born political liberals who campaigned for Australian federation and other causes.show more

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  • Paperback | 68 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 113g
  • Acu Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136507641
  • 9786136507644