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Eras Journal - Index of Papers

Edition Eight - November 2006

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Richard Scully


Edition Eight Editorial



Thomas Bamforth


Democratisation, Economic Reform and Human Rights in Poland - Conflict or Consonance?

Geoff Berry


A Contemporary Version of the Grail Quest: Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code and its failed appropriation of the mythic legend

Michelle Burns


A Completion of Memory? Commemorating a decade of freedom in South Africa, 1994-2004

Jemima Mowbray


Examining the Myth of the Pioneer Woman

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Benjamin Suelzle Abstract

An Evaluation of Two Recent Theories Concerning the Narmer Palette


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'Mateship in Australia':

Madeleine Hamilton Abstract

'I found a lovely photo of you and just thought I would drop you a few lines': Australian servicemen, mateship, and the World War II pin-up girl

Linda Wade


'By Diggers Defended, by Victorians Mended': Mateship at Villers-Bretonneux



Selena Costa-Pinto


Identity and Violence: The Illusion of Destiny by Amartya Sen

Timothy Goldsmith


The Branch Davidians of Waco: the History and Beliefs of an Apocalyptic Sect by Kenneth G. C. Newport

Lachlan Grant   The GI War Against Japan: American soldiers in Asia and the Pacific during World War II by Peter Schrijvers

Meighen Katz


The Myth of the Great Depression by David Potts

Kate Murphy


Dance Hall and Picture Palace: Sydney's Romance with Modernity by Jill Julius Matthews

Richard Scully


What If? Australian history as it might have been by Stuart Macintyre & Sean Scalmer (eds)

Richard Scully


The Longest Decade by George Megalogenis

Richard Scully


A History of Modern Germany 1800-2000 by Martin Kitchen

Simon Sleight


The Encyclopedia of Melbourne by Andrew Brown-May & Shurlee Swain (eds)

Simon Sleight


Berlin Childhood around 1900 by Walter Benjamin

Rachel Stevens


In a New Land. A Comparitive View of Immigration by Nancy Foner

Benjamin Suelzle


Social Archaeology of Funerary Remains by Rebecca Gowland & Christopher Knuesel (eds)