Charles Bean: Man, myth, legacy by Peter Stanley

By Peter Stanley

Australia’s reputable struggle correspondent in the course of WWI, Charles Bean used to be additionally Australia’s first reliable warfare historian and the driver at the back of the construction of the Australian conflict Memorial. Famously criticised for his planned myth-making as editor of The Anzac publication, Bean used to be additionally a public servant, institutional chief, writer, activist, philosopher, doer, thinker, and polemicist.

In Charles Bean, guy, delusion, legacy, Australia’s best army historians – together with Peter Stanley, Peter Burness, Michael McKernan, Jeffrey gray, Peter Edwards, David Horner, Peter Rees and Craig Stockings – examine the fellow, the parable, and his long-reaching legacy.

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