Issue Details: First known date: 2010 2010
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'Arguably Australia's most influential political journalist, Alan 'The Red Fox' Reid covered Australian politics from the 1930s to the 1980s. During his career he was both a chronicler of, and player in, Australian politics.

'In this book Ross Fitzgerald and Stephen Holt take us into a Machiavellian behind-the-scenes world of recurrent plots, crises and leadership challenges, and show how it was possible for a skilled journalist to help shape both public perceptions and actual outcomes of political power plays.' (From the publisher's website.)

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    • Sydney, New South Wales,: NewSouth Books , 2010 .
      Extent: xii, 365p., [16]p. of platesp.
      Description: illus., ports
      Note/s:
      • Includes index.
      • Includes bibliography: p. [351]-357.
      • Foreword by Laurie Oakes.
      ISBN: 9781742231327 (hbk.)

Works about this Work

Pressman Tom D. C. Roberts , 2011 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , February no. 328 2011; (p. 20-21)

— Review of Alan the Red Fox Reid : Pressman Par Excellence Ross Fitzgerald Stephen Holt 2010 single work biography
Red Fox's Artful Tracks Jack Waterford , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 12 June 2010; (p. 25)

— Review of Alan the Red Fox Reid : Pressman Par Excellence Ross Fitzgerald Stephen Holt 2010 single work biography
Undercover Susan Wyndham , 2010 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 19-20 June 2010; (p. 31)
A column canvassing current literary news including a report on changes to the announcement timetable for the Miles Franklin Literary Award. (No media outlets will be informed of the result prior to the award's announcement.) Wyndham also includes a comment relating to Alan Reid, the subject of Ross Fitzgerald and Stephanie Holt's Alan the Red Fox Reid: Pressman Par Excellence.
Fox Who Ran with the Lions Christopher Henning , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 26-27 June 2010; (p. 40)

— Review of Alan the Red Fox Reid : Pressman Par Excellence Ross Fitzgerald Stephen Holt 2010 single work biography
A Pressman Par Excellence Recalled Lyn Mills , 2010 single work column
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 5 July 2010; (p. 7)
A Crafty Fox in the Chicken Run of Canberra Politicking Owen Richardson , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 17 July 2010; (p. 25)

— Review of Alan the Red Fox Reid : Pressman Par Excellence Ross Fitzgerald Stephen Holt 2010 single work biography
Red Fox's Artful Tracks Jack Waterford , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 12 June 2010; (p. 25)

— Review of Alan the Red Fox Reid : Pressman Par Excellence Ross Fitzgerald Stephen Holt 2010 single work biography
Fox Who Ran with the Lions Christopher Henning , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 26-27 June 2010; (p. 40)

— Review of Alan the Red Fox Reid : Pressman Par Excellence Ross Fitzgerald Stephen Holt 2010 single work biography
A Crafty Fox in the Chicken Run of Canberra Politicking Owen Richardson , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 17 July 2010; (p. 25)

— Review of Alan the Red Fox Reid : Pressman Par Excellence Ross Fitzgerald Stephen Holt 2010 single work biography
Pressman Tom D. C. Roberts , 2011 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , February no. 328 2011; (p. 20-21)

— Review of Alan the Red Fox Reid : Pressman Par Excellence Ross Fitzgerald Stephen Holt 2010 single work biography
Undercover Susan Wyndham , 2010 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 19-20 June 2010; (p. 31)
A column canvassing current literary news including a report on changes to the announcement timetable for the Miles Franklin Literary Award. (No media outlets will be informed of the result prior to the award's announcement.) Wyndham also includes a comment relating to Alan Reid, the subject of Ross Fitzgerald and Stephanie Holt's Alan the Red Fox Reid: Pressman Par Excellence.
A Pressman Par Excellence Recalled Lyn Mills , 2010 single work column
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 5 July 2010; (p. 7)
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