Honest History update

New on the Honest History website:

  • a long essay on the battle by Vietnam veterans to have a new independent history written about health issues post-Vietnam, particularly the effects of Agent Orange
  • an article by John Brookes on the links between nationalism and phenomena like Anzac
  • an article by David Stephens, drawing upon recent Turkish research, which casts further doubt on the provenance of the words ‘Those heroes that shed their blood …’, attributed to Ataturk
  • reviews of two books on World War, one written by Connor, Stanley and Yule, the other edited by Walsh and Varnava
  • a highlights reel from a new book by David Rieff on memory and forgetting
  • the popular Centenary Watch column
  • a collection of thought-provoking Whizzbangs

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