Honest History promotes balanced consideration of Australian history by offering contesting, evidence-based interpretations to students, teachers, universities, journalists and the public. We challenge the misuse of history to serve political or other agendas.
A welcome new initiative at the Australian War Memorial: Peter Stanley on The Holocaust: Witnesses and Survivors
Pets and advertisements: Vance Gainsborough on The Popular Pet Show (National Portrait Gallery) (picture) and The Sell (National Library)
Offshore: John Myrtle reviews Avan Judd Stallard’s Antipodes: In Search of the Southern Continent
What Honest History read and reviewed during 2016: a round-up of book reviews – and reviewers
The Last Battle: Soldier Settlement in Australia, 1916-1939: Michael Piggott reviews Scates and Oppenheimer (picture)
Centenary Watch: Camp Gallipoli stripped of charitable status. Peak Anzac passes as ministers come and go.