Ross McMullin

Ross McMullin
Ross McMullin’s most recent book, Farewell Dear People: Biographies of Australia’s Lost Generation (2012), was awarded the Prime Minister’s Prize for Australian History and the National Cultural Award.

'Inspiration was the thing'

March 2014, no. 359 27 February 2014
'Inspiration was the thing'
Having edited multi-authored retrospectives of The Wran Era (2006) and The Hawke Government (2003) together with For the True Believers: Great Labor Speeches (2013), Troy Bramston has now turned his attention to The Whitlam Legacy. It is a comprehensive survey, not confined to assessments of how much the government’s initiatives remain influential (which might seem the main focus from the title) ... (read more)