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  1. Introduction (PDF, 0.1MB)Doug Munro and John G. Reid doi

Autobiographies of Historians

  1. Writing History/Writing about Yourself: What’s the Difference? (PDF, 0.2MB)Sheila Fitzpatrick doi
  2. Walvin, Fitzpatrick and Rickard: Three Autobiographies of Childhood and Coming of Age (PDF, 0.2MB)Doug Munro and Geoffrey Gray doi
  3. The Female Gaze: Australian Women Historians’ Autobiographies (PDF, 0.1MB)Ann Moyal doi

Nation-Defining Authors

  1. ‘A gigantic confession of life’: Autobiography, ‘National Awakening’ and the Invention of Manning Clark (PDF, 0.2MB)Mark McKenna doi
  2. Ceci n’est pas Ramsay Cook: A Biographical Reconnaissance (PDF, 0.4MB)Donald Wright doi

Discipline-Defining Authors

  1. Intersecting and Contrasting Lives: G.M. Trevelyan and Lytton Strachey (PDF, 0.2MB)Alastair MacLachlan doi
  2. An Ingrained Activist: The Early Years of Raphael Samuel (PDF, 0.2MB)Sophie Scott-Brown doi
  3. Pursuing the Antipodean: Bernard Smith, Identity and History (PDF, 0.5MB)Sheridan Palmer doi

Collective Biography

  1. Australian Historians Networking, 1914–1973 (PDF, 0.2MB)Geoffrey Bolton doi
  2. Country and Kin Calling? Keith Hancock, the National Dictionary Collaboration, and the Promotion of Life Writing in Australia (PDF, 0.6MB)Melanie Nolan doi
  3. Imperial Women: Collective Biography, Gender and Yale-trained Historians (PDF, 0.8MB)John G. Reid doi
  4. Concluding Reflections (PDF, 0.1MB)Barbara Caine doi