Christine Piper is the winner of the 2014 Calibre Prize for an Outstanding Essay, worth $5,000. In this powerful essay, she writes about Japanese biological weapons and wartime experiments on living human beings.... (read more)
Hanoi's War: An International History of the War for Peace in Vietnam by Lien-Hang T. Nguyen
Exit Wounds: One Australian’s War on Terror by John Cantwell with Greg Bearup
Boredom is the Enemy: The Intellectual and Imaginative Lives of Australian Soldiers in the Great War and Beyond by Amanda Laugesen
The Problem of Harm in World Politics: Theoretical Investigations
by Andrew Linklater
Cambridge University Press, $35.95 pb, 320 pp, 9780521179843
Violent and non-violent harm is endured, inflicted, and internalised by all people at different ti ...
Anzac’s Dirty Dozen: 12 Myths of Australian Military History edited by Craig Stockings
The remarkable translator of Erich Maria Remarque
WE TALKED OF OTHER THINGS: THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF ARTHUR WHEEN 1897–1971
edited by Tanya Crothers
Longueville Media, $55 hb, 448 pp, 9780987057013
Arthur Wheen, a nineteen-year-old ...