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Sir John Monash

by A. J. Smithers

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Leo Cooper in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Monash, John, Sir, 1865-1931.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 294-295.

      Statementby A. J. Smithers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU116.2.M66 S64 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination303, [4] p.
      Number of Pages303
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5457990M
      ISBN 100850520959
      LC Control Number73160351

      General Sir John Monash GCMG, KCB, VD is widely acknowledged as one of the great Australians. He was Australia’s outstanding military and civilian leader as well as a great contributor to Australian life. Born to German Jewish parents in in Melbourne, Monash was Dux (jointly) of Melbourne’s Scotch College. A very well written book which outlines General Sir John Monash's life in a very systematic and easy to read manner. This book should be compulsory reading for all Australian history students. The book also educates the reader on what Australian Society was like in /5(88).

        Sir John Monash (), soldier, engineer and administrator, was born on 27 June in West Melbourne, eldest of three children and only son of Louis Monash () and his wife Bertha, née Manasse. John Monash Science School is a specialist senior secondary school that caters for students in Year 10 through to Year Our students undertake a three-year VCE program rich in the study of science and mathematics-based subjects, also offering a breadth of studies in other subjects from the Humanities, Physical Education, Arts and Languages.

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