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Alternative title: Enduring Legacies
Issue Details: First known date: 2015... no. 48 April 2015 of Griffith Review est. 2003- Griffith Review
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* Contents derived from the 2015 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Past Is Not Sacred : A Dangerous Obsession with Anzac, Peter Cochrane , single work essay

'THE TERM ‘HISTORY wars’ is best known in Australia for summing up the fierce debate over the nature and extent of frontier conflict, with profound implications for the legitimacy of the British settlement and thus for national legitimacy today.

'That debate, though hardly resolved, is now taking something of a back seat to a public controversy focused on Australia’s wars of the twentieth century and particularly on the war of 1914–18, called the Great War until the Second World War redefined it as the First.' (Introduction)

(p. 13-24)
The Boer War : A Longer Shadow, Jim Davidson , single work essay (p. 25-29)
Immigration, Integration, Disintegration, Gerhard Fischer , single work essay (p. 30-44)
What Was Lost, Ross McMullin , single work essay (p. 55-71)
Lot of Rabbits This Year, Tom Bamforth , single work autobiography (p. 61-115)
Family Casualities, Marina Larsson , single work essay (p. 72-78)
An Unexpected Bequest, Jill Brown , single work essay (p. 79-82)
A Legend with Class, Frank Bongiorno , single work essay (p. 83-91)
Gough’s War, Jenny Hocking , single work essay (p. 92-101)
Reaching To Homelands, Joy Damousi , single work essay
'Stories of war never lose their power to shock, sadden and confront. Witnessing death and experiencing violence and atrocities creates traumatic memories. Indelible and unavoidable traces of these events are left behind – not just for those who witness them, but also for future generations. How these events and their effects are understood and discussed over time is a perennial challenge to those who experience them and those who attempt, long after, to fathom the enduring depths of past human violence.' (Introduction)
(p. 102-109)
Marked Men, Stephen Garton , single work essay (p. 110-136)
A Christmas Story, Ben Stubbs , single work autobiography (p. 116-121)
A Remarkable Man, John Clarke , single work autobiography (p. 122-157)
Dangers and Revelations, Tim Rowse , single work essay
'FOR INDIGENOUS AUSTRALIANS, experience of the Second World War went beyond service in combat roles. Consider the Davis brothers in Western Australia: as Jack Davis tells us in A Boy’s Life (Magabala Books, 1991), his brother Harold ‘was taken prisoner at Tobruk and was imprisoned in North Africa and then in Italy. He escaped and fought with the partisans. He saw the bodies of Mussolini and his mistress hung up by their heels in the streets of Milan…’ For Jack, the war was humdrum by comparison. Remaining in the Gascoyne region, where he had lived since January 1937, Jack Davis continued to work as a stockman.' (Introduction)
(p. 137-148)
Forgetting To Remember, Clare Wright , single work essay (p. 149-164)
The Bronzista of Muradup, David Carlin , single work autobiography (p. 158-173)
War Stories, Jeannine Baker , single work essay (p. 165-180)
Claiming the Dead, Cory Taylor , single work autobiography (p. 174-193)
Continuing Fallout, Meredith McKinney , single work essay (p. 181-201)
Know Thy Neighbour, David Robert Walker , single work autobiography (p. 194-216)

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