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    Father Bob
    Father Bob
    The Larrikin Priest
    This is the life story of Father Bob Maguire - a rare behind - the - scenes look at the much - loved 'people's priest'.  The enigmatic champion of the down - and - out was shaped by a lonely childhood in poor circumstances, an early priesthood that collided with the upheaval of Vatican 11 and working with the army during the Vietnam War.  This is a lively portrait of the man behind the resilient social activist and popular media performer who refuses to be defeated by enforced retirement from the parish over which he presided for nearly forty years. Bob Maguire: 'Some people have called me a maverick or a larrikin or a renegade, or they say I'm plain mad. . .People will have to decide for themselves.  But just one thing: Don't ever make me a saint.  Because that is something I'm most definitely not.
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    Book Author
    Sue Williams
    Genre Biography & Autobiography
    Binding
    PERFECT BINDING (PAPERBACK)
    Format
    Large Print 16 Pt Edition (Standard Large Print)
    ISBN
    9781459684904
    Publisher
    Penguin Random House Australia
    Age Range
    General
    Approximate delivery

    Up to 20 business days (?)

    Publication Date
    05-Sep-2014

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