WHAT A LIFE: A Biography of Paul Morawetz

By: Frydman, Gloria

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ix, + 243pp., 2 unpaginated b/w illustrated sections. B/w sketch portrait frontispiece by Lovis Kahan [winner 1962 Archibald Prize for portraiture]. Signed/dated by Morawetz on title page. Book clean, square and tight. Flapped card wrapper miniscule corner bumps, else very good +.Arriving in Australia in 1940, declared an 'enemy alien', hounded by ASIO for three decades, this successful businessman, [advisor to African governments, U.N. and World Bank consultant, promoter of the Melbourne Olympics], worked and rubbed shoulders with government and industry leaders around the world. Contents include; Problem child, Travels and troubles, Marriage and Far East, ASIO, Jewish activist, Paint manufacturer, U.N. missions to Africa, Shalom Israel, Citizen of the world, Index. Book weight approx. 400g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. PLEASE NOTE: LISTED BOOKS ARE NOT STORED AT SHOP PREMISES. DIGITAL PHOTOS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

Title: WHAT A LIFE: A Biography of Paul Morawetz

Author Name: Frydman, Gloria

Categories: Australian Biography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Adelaide, Australia, Author/Wakefield Press: 1995

ISBN Number: 186254364X

ISBN Number 13: 9781862543645

Binding: Stiff Card Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good +

Inscription: Signed By Paul Morawetz

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 000592

Keywords: Biography, Australian Biography, Paul Morawetz