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Meddlesome Priest: Life of Ernest Burgmann

Peter Hempenstall

Paperback 1993-06-01

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Biography of the TRed Bishop', an Anglican priest known as an outspoken radical on social and political issues, which tells of his bush childhood, his theological training, his experiences during the Great Depression as a young priest in the Hunter Valley, and his active political life after his election as Bishop of Goulburn in 1934. Also reveals aspects of Burgmann's personal, religious and intellectual life. The foreword is by Archbishop Peter Hollingworth. Includes endnotes, a bibliography and an index. The author teaches history at the University of Newcastle and has written several books on Pacific Islands history.

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Publisher Description

Biography of the TRed Bishop', an Anglican priest known as an outspoken radical on social and political issues, which tells of his bush childhood, his theological training, his experiences during the Great Depression as a young priest in the Hunter Valley, and his active political life after his election as Bishop of Goulburn in 1934. Also reveals aspects of Burgmann's personal, religious and intellectual life. The foreword is by Archbishop Peter Hollingworth. Includes endnotes, a bibliography and an index. The author teaches history at the University of Newcastle and has written several books on Pacific Islands history.

Koorong Code133454
ISBN1863733523
EAN9781863733526
Pages426
DepartmentBooks
CategoryBiography
PublisherAllen & Unwin Australia
Publication DateJun 1993
Dimensions25 x 155 x 230mm
Weight0.79kg