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The End of All Our Exploring

Is there anything new to say about the Great War? I know history professors, like other humanities scholars, have to come up with something supposedly unsaid before in order to keep their jobs, but the perennial “updating” and retreading of the same history gives us… 274 more words

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WW1 - Empire not democracy

The Editor, The Dominion Post, Wellington

31 July, 2014

Dear Editor:

Did New Zealand go off to WW1 in order to save democracy and freedom?  “But the Germans were not the only imperialists and not the only ones to succumb to paranoia.  163 more words

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