July–August 2011, no. 333

July–August 2011, no. 333

News from the Editor's Desk


Majestic gongs

ABR in the past has been critical of the paucity of writers receiving national honours and the over-representation of politicians, bureaucrats, and plutocrats, so it was pleasing to find several distinguished writers among those hono ...

Michael Wesley: There Goes the Neighbourhood

Hugh White

Coping with a resurgent China

Hugh White


There Goes the Neighbourhood: Australia and the Rise of Asia
by Michael Wesley
New South, $32.95 pb, 202 pp, 9781742232720



Jo Chandler: Feeling the Heat

Rosaleen Love

Strange weather

Rosaleen Love


Feeling the Heat
by Jo Chandler
Melbourne University Press, $39.99 pb, 314 pp, 9780522857719


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