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Marilyn Lake. Fracturing the nation’s soul.

You might be interested in this repost. John Menadue.   During World War 1 Australia lost its way. Its enmeshment in the imperial European war fractured the nation’s soul. World War I had consequences for individuals as well as nations. … Continue reading

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Marilyn Lake. fracturing the nation’s soul.

You might be interested in this repost. John Menadue.   During World War 1 Australia lost its way. Its enmeshment in the imperial European war fractured the nation’s soul. Marilyn Lake World War I had consequences for individuals as well … Continue reading

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David Stephens. The children suffer.

Osbert Sitwell’s The Next War, published in 1918, depicts some plutocrats deciding what would be an appropriate war memorial. The senior plutocrat puts a suggestion which his colleagues eagerly take up. “What more fitting memorial for the fallen Than that … Continue reading

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