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Author Smith, David E
Title Jimmy Gardiner : Relentless Liberal
Imprint Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 1990
©1990
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Descript 1 online resource (416 pages)
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Note Intro -- CONTENTS -- PREFACE -- 1 The Way In -- 2 Back-bencher -- 3 The Ascent Continues -- 4 Reaching the First Summit -- 5 The Uses of Power -- 6 The Loss of Power -- 7 An Uneasy Succession -- 8 A First Taste of Opposition -- 9 A Government in Depression -- 10 Triumph -- 11 The Politics of Triumph -- 12 Arriving at an Unknown Destination -- 13 Settling In -- 14 A Politician at War -- 15 War and Agriculture -- 16 A Less than Perfect Organization -- 17 Region and Nation -- 18 Defeat and Retirement -- Epilogue -- APPENDIX -- NOTES -- INDEX -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y
Gardiner was a principled politician whose principles won him friends and enemies. First and foremost he was a party man, who believed that only through unremitting attention to the details of organization and administration could responsible government be assured
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Smith, David E. Jimmy Gardiner : Relentless Liberal Toronto : University of Toronto Press,c1990 9780802027214
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Alt Author Ward, Norman
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