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The Life and Work of Richard John Seddon


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Chapter Page
Preface v
Introduction vii
List of Illustrations xii
Errata xiii
I. Early Life and Life on the Goldfields 1
II. Elected to the House of Representatives 24
III. His First Session 34
IV. The Continuous Ministry Again 49
V. Days of Parochialism 63
VI. The Stout-Vogel Combination 77
VII. The Liberal Party in Opposition 88
VIII. A Prominent Liberal Leader 111
IX. The New Liberal Ministry 126
X. Minister For Public Works 146
XI. More Difficulties 161
XII. Mr. Seddon as Premier 172
XIII. A Banking Crisis 204
XIV. Labour Legislation 223
XV. Conciliation and Arbitration—Boards of Conciliation 238
XVI. Conciliation and Arbitration—The Arbitration Court 252
XVII. Other Reforms 269
XVIII. Settling the Land 289
XIX. The Imperialist 302
XX. The Humanist 327
XXI. In Cartoon and Story 345
XXII. Last Days 357
Appendix 383
Index 389