Griffith Review 48

Griffith Review 48

Enduring Legacies

eBook - 2015
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In the year that marks the centenary of the battle at Gallipoli and the seventieth anniversary of the end of World War II, Griffith Review 48: Enduring Legacies switches the focus from the battles to the long shadow of the great wars of the twentieth century.

In Enduring Legacies , eminent Australian and New Zealand historians challenge myths and reveal forgotten truths about the consequences of these wars, and popular writers flesh out the lingering human and social impact of conflict.

Contributors include John Clarke, Clare Wright, Peter Stanley, Greg Lockhardt, Cory Taylor, Paul Ham, Meredith McKinney, Jenny Hocking, Frank Bongiorno and Gerhard Fischer.

Professor Julianne Schultz AM FAHA is the founding editor of Griffith Review, the award-winning literary and public affairs quarterly, produced by Griffith University and Text Publishing. She chairs the Australian Film Television and Radio School, is a member of Australia Council for the Arts Pool of Peers, and was until recently a non-executive director of the boards of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and Grattan Institute.

Dr Peter Cochrane FAHA has written extensively about war. His books include the companion volume to the ABC series Australians at War, First World War - The Western Front 1916-1918 and Simpson and the Donkey: The Making of a Legend . He is also the author of the award-winning Colonial Ambition and the novella Governor Bligh and the Short Man .

'There is much wise and thoughtful writing in this issue, and editors Julianne Schultz and Peter Cochrane deserve congratulations for sourcing diverse perspectives and original thinking about so many different aspects of military history.' ANZ LitLovers

'The best literary journal in Australia.' Sydney Morning Herald

'As engaging as it is prescient.' Weekend Australian

'Fresh and intelligent.' Australian Book Review

Publisher: Melbourne :, The Text Publishing Company,, 2015.
ISBN: 9781922212214
Characteristics: text file,rda
1 online resource
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc. - Distributor

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