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Magnificent Life of Miss May Holman Australia's First Female Labor Parliamentarian

Magnificent Life of Miss May Holman Australia's First Female Labor Parliamentarian by Lekkie Hopkins
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Throughout the 1930s May Holman was a household name and aninspiration to the women of her generation. She made history in 1925when, at age thirty-one, she became Australia’s first female Laborparliamentarian, holding the seat of Forrest until her untimely death onthe eve of the 1939 elections.A woman who fought tirelessly for the rights of those in her electorate, heraccidental death received national coverage with thousands of WesternAustralian mourners lining the streets to pay tribute.May Holman charted new territory for women, but the barriers sheencountered and her methods of overcoming them still resonate today.
Fremantle Press; January 2016
228 pages; ISBN 9781925163377
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Title: Magnificent Life of Miss May Holman Australia's First Female Labor Parliamentarian
Author: Lekkie Hopkins
 
ISBNs
9781925163353
9781925163360
9781925163377
9781925163384