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Volume 9 Issue 4

Volume 9 Issue 4

In this issue While most of Australia’s armed forces sweated it out in the Pacific to protect our home shores, small numbers of Aussies played key roles in the war in Europe. Amongst them there was an elite group of fighter pilots, almost allof whom joined the British RAF. They fought in fighter planes like Hurricanes and Spitfires in desperate aerial battles over places like...

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Volume 9 Issue 3

Volume 9 Issue 3

In this issue Conventional accounts of Magna Carta once suggested that it was “signed” by King John to whom we owe our democratic way of life. Largely, this proves to be a myth when the facts are known. Rather than being the “great charter” that opened the door to freedom, equality and democracy, Magna Carta appears to have been a failed document repudiated by a sly and...

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Volume 9 Issue 2

Volume 9 Issue 2

In this issue Albert Jacka VC was an amazingly bold soldier who, although he...

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Volume 9 Issue 1

Volume 9 Issue 1

In this issue Few centenary events resonate so much with Australians and New...

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Volume 8 Issue 6

Volume 8 Issue 6

In this issue For the lads in the first convoys of WWI, to leave Australia,...

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Volume 8 Issue 5

Volume 8 Issue 5

In this issue Few centenary events resonate so much with Australians and New...