Army, empire, natural history and a forgotten couple

  by Brian Walsh¬†… I would like to reflect on some of the challenges I faced while writing my recently published book, William and Elizabeth Paterson ‚Äď the Edge of Empire. The book is a dual biography of a couple largely forgotten in Australian history. Its scope includes William’s natural history excursions in southern Africa … Read more

Five minutes with Nicole Cama

  …Nicole Cama is PHA NSW and ACT’s Deputy Chair &¬†Treasurer.¬†Until recently, she was the¬†Executive Officer of the History Council of NSW. Her area of¬†historical interest is the history of Sydney. You can see examples of her work at¬† What made you decide to pursue a career in history? I‚Äôve had a passion for history … Read more