By Kate Ariotti,James E. Bennett

This ebook contributes to the worldwide flip in First global conflict stories by way of exploring Australians’ engagements with the clash throughout various limitations and by way of situating Australian voices and views inside of broader, extra complicated contexts. This various and multifaceted assortment contains chapters at the composition and contribution of the Australian Imperial strength, the studies of prisoners of struggle, nurses and purple pass employees, the resonances of in another country occasions for Australians at domestic, and the cultural legacies of the struggle via remembrance and illustration. The local-global framework offers a clean lens in which to view Australian connections with the nice struggle, demonstrating that there's nonetheless a lot to be stated approximately this cataclysmic occasion in glossy history.

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