By: Jones, Barry O.
Canberra, A.C.T., Australia, Australian Government Publishing Service: 1986
Edition: Reprint (with corrections)
Seller ID: 013749
Binding: Softcover (Staple-bound)
Condition: Very Good +
v. + 70pp., illustrated throughout: b/white halftone plate author portrait, plus sketch-drawings by Rod Gregory. Saddle-stitched, staplebound format. Staples tight, and very slightly rusted. Illustrated card wrapper lightly bumped only. Textblock unmarked. This title consists of a selection of speeches given by Barry O. (Owen) Jones (b. 1932) during 1984 and 1985 when he was Australia's Federal Minister for Science. The speeches are titled: Sleepers, Wake! The Importance of Science. Antarctica Under Threat. Still the Lucky Country? The Information Revolution and its Implications for Job Creati... View More...