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house of Packer

the making of a media empire
  • 398 Pages
  • 1.76 MB
  • English
Allen & Unwin , St Leonards, NSW, Australia
Packer, Frank, Sir, 1906-1974., Consolidated Press -- History., Newspaper publishing -- Australia -- History -- 20th century., Periodicals -- Publishing -- Australia -- History -- 20th cen



StatementBridget Griffen-Foley.
LC ClassificationsPN5516.P33 G75 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 398 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6853726M
ISBN 101864488824
LC Control Number00361015

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