All posts tagged historian

St Kilda’s street of dreams

For more than 150 years, Jews have been part of Acland Street’s colourful history, which are featured in a new book on the St Kilda street by historian Judith Buckrich

Eureka! A $50,000 prize

A BOOK that sheds new light on the role of women in the Eureka rebellion on the Victorian goldfields in 1854 has won historian Dr Clare Wright the Stella Prize

Author’s literary dilemma

WHEN Israeli historian and author Tom Segev was asked to write a biography of legendary Nazi hunter Simon Wiesenthal soon after his death in 2005, he thought long and hard about […]