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History

The Dublin Prize was established 1892. It is hosted by the University of Melbourne and awarded every five years. Eligible to enrolled undergraduate or graduate students of the University of Melbourne.

Winners

1987 winner Chris Wallace-Crabbe
1977 winner Vincent Buckley
1972 winner Geoffrey Blainey
1967 winner W. K. Hancock for History - ‘Smuts: The Sanguine Years’
1929 winner Charles Daley for ‘The History of Flora Australiensis’
1925 winner y separately published work icon History of Australian Land Settlement : 1788 - 1920 Stephen H Roberts , Melbourne : Macmillan Australia , 1924 Z1567246 1924 single work non-fiction
1924 winner y separately published work icon Between Two Worlds C. W. W. Webster , Melbourne Sydney : Lothian , 1923 Z668877 1923 selected work poetry
1921 winner y separately published work icon To the Last Ridge : The World War I Experiences of W.H. Downing W. H. Downing , Melbourne : Australasian Authors' Agency , 1920 Z1850038 1920 single work autobiography 'Written just after the heat of the battle and in the language of the time, this is the personal account of an ordinary soldier's experience of one of the most horrific series of battles ever fought. Fleurbaix, Bapaume, Beaumetz, Lagincourt, Bullecourt, The Menin Road, Villers-Bretonneux, Peronne and Mont St. Quentin. Downing describes the mud, the rats, the constant pounding of the guns, the deaths, the futility, but also the humour and the heroism of one of the most compelling periods in world history. His writing is spare but vivid, and presents a graphic description of an ordinary person's struggle to survive. Walter Downing was a Melbourne law student before fighting on the Western Front, where he won the Military Medal.' (Publisher's blurb)
1920 winner y separately published work icon Khaki and Cassock Kenneth T. Henderson , M. M. Waller (illustrator), Melbourne : Melville and Mullen , 1919 Z1538525 1919 single work autobiography The personal narrative of a chaplain who served with the Australian Imperial Forces in France during World War I.
1913 winner y separately published work icon The Bush i "I wonder if the spell, the mystery,", Bernard O'Dowd , Melbourne : Lothian , 1912 Z214054 1912 single work poetry
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