The death of a great Australian

  title={The death of a great Australian},
  author={B. Baird},
  journal={Journal of Australian Studies},
  pages={73 - 82}
  • B. Baird
  • Published 2001
  • History, Sociology
  • Journal of Australian Studies
Don Dunstan was a Labor member of the South Australian parliament for over twenty-five years and premier for ten during the late 1960s and throughout the 1970s. As premier he presided over a period of significant reform and political and cultural reinvigoration in South Australia. His involvement in political life, across many arena, continued until his death on 6 February 1999. He was described in a newspaper report at the time of his death as 'one of the two great post-war Labor renaissance… Expand
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