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By Bob Ellis

Written in Bob Ellis's inimitable variety, it is a very own booklet aboutthe recentperiod of extreme political switch in Australia.Ellis's diary-style narrative starts off on 12 November, 2009(when Rhys Muldoon alternatives Ellis up from Parliament condominium and drives him to go to the poet Les Murray at Bunyah for a few vigorous political discussions) and takes us throughto whilst Bob's someday mentor, Mike Rann, faces his fresh assailant in in an Adelaide court.The publication comprises insurance and research ofsittings of the recent South Wales Parliament and the results of the South Australian election. a last part updates occasions via to April. Bob Ellis is on the subject of some of the political gamers in this rapidly-changing interval in Australian politics, yet he additionally manages to stick plugged in to the cultural scene, and has lots to assert concerning the motion pictures, books and theatre of the interval. 'If you're but to turn into a convert to his laconic and hilarious writing, begin now' Canberra instances 'Bob Ellis isn't below highly exciting. He combines hyperbole, ardour, intensely own memory, feelings continuously at the floor, fantastic and outrageous generalisations and sullen anger right into a hilarious mix of Shakespearean rhetoric and sturdy, out of date Hunter S. Thompson-inspired gonzo journalism' Sydney Morning Herald

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