Book Club Biography Group

2018-09-13 12:30 - 14:00
Tin Alley, Parkville VIC 3052, Australia
Address: University House, Professors Walk, The University of Melbourne VIC, Australia

Book Club Members! This session will host a special guest – Prof. Judith Brett, author of The Enigmatic Mr Deakin.

This months book

Brett, Judith (2017) The Enigmatic Mr Deakin. 512 pp. Publisher: Text Publishing (Vic.) Widely available; at BD for $AUD36.45. See:  

Please note, both groups in September will now amalgamate into the Biography Group.

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