Blogs by members

New on the Honest History website

Barry Jones on conscription 1916–17; new edition of Honest History’s Alternative Guide to the Australian War Memorial (first edition downloaded more than 2000 times); the Commonwealth’s secret war on Laos in the

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Contemporary Histories blog

Contributions to this new blog explore contemporary histories and history-making. So far, contributors include Helen Gardner, David Lowe, Filip Slaveski, Mathew Turner, Carolyn Holbrook, Alyson Miller, Cassandra Atherton and Klaus

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News from Honest History

The Honest History Book is to be published in April and can be pre-ordered via the website. Professor Frank Bongiorno of ANU is the new president of Honest History and

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Honest History update

The Honest History coalition has done a special update of its website for Remembrance Day (which is also the 75th anniversary of the opening of the Australian War Memorial). New

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The idea that we as Australians have a special and significant relationship with the horse has been around for a long time. From ‘Banjo’ Paterson’s ‘Man from Snowy River’, to

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