By James Norman
Bob Brown mild revolutionary is a candid, compelling and extremely own account of the fellow who took the vegetables from the political wasteland into the political mainstream and redefined Australian politics alongside the best way. it's a trip that has been something yet easy.
In this primary complete biography of the individual obvious by means of many because the sincere face of Australian politics, James Norman is going looking for Bob Brown. His is an intimate exploration of Brown's global to bare the true guy his tough early life, the locations he loves, his shy struggles round his sexuality, his look for intimacy and his dazzling conversion from conservative state health care professional to environmental activist and political revolutionary.
This is a political candidate who is still resolutely confident but his philosophy is to be defiant, who's lightly spoken but fires equivalent quantities of ardour in his supporters and competitors alike, who in lots of respects is particularly traditional yet has pursued a thorough neighborhood, nationwide and foreign time table. this is often additionally a political candidate who hasn't ever overlooked the place all of it begun, within the struggle to save lots of Tasmania's desert areas.
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Bob Brown by James Norman