Ross McMullin

LIFE SO FULL OF PROMISE: FURTHER BIOGRAPHIES OF AUSTRALIA’S LOST GENERATION

2024-03-11T11:05:32+11:0011 October 2023|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

 Historian Ross McMullin is the author of numerous books and is best known for his work on Australia’s famous fighting general Pompey Elliott. In more recent times, Ross McMullin has researched and brought to life again many who risked their lives in Australia's war in 1914-18. Their stories tell of the times and the courage [...]

Julian Leeser MP – Member for Berowra – The Voice To Parliament [Face to face]

2023-09-04T13:06:54+10:004 September 2023|Tags: |

Speaker: Julian Leeser MP - Member for Berowra Topic: The Voice To Parliament Date & Time: Tuesday 3 October 2023, 5.30 pm for 6 pm Venue: The Sydney Institute, 47 Phillip Street Sydney (between Bent & Bridge Streets) Members and a Member guest only PLEASE NOTE: THIS MEETING IS FOR PAID ASSOCIATE MEMBERS OF THE SYDNEY [...]

Ross McMullin – World War I and the Lost Generation [Zoom]

2023-10-03T09:27:39+11:0017 August 2023|Tags: |

Speaker: Ross McMullin - War historian and most recently author of Life So Full of Promise - further biographies of Australia's lost generation Topic: World War I and the Lost Generation Date: Wednesday 11 October 2023 Venue: The Sydney Institute, 47 Phillip Street (between Bent and Bridge St) Sydney 2000 LIGHT REFRESHMENTS Members of The Sydney Institute (& [...]

Ross McMullin – World War I and the Lost Generation [Face to Face]

2023-08-17T15:17:32+10:0017 August 2023|Tags: |

Speaker: Ross McMullin - War historian and most recently author of Life So Full of Promise - further biographies of Australia's lost generation Topic: World War I and the Lost Generation Date: Wednesday 11 October 2023 Venue: The Sydney Institute, 47 Phillip Street (between Bent and Bridge St) Sydney 2000 LIGHT REFRESHMENTS Members of The Sydney Institute (& [...]

Villers-Bretonneux: What Really Happened

2018-12-18T13:50:10+11:0021 November 2018|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

In March 1918, the Germans launched an immense offensive that led to Britain’s gravest crisis of WWI. There was widespread concern — under-recognised today — that after years of terrible casualties and hardships the war might be lost. Australia’s soldiers, rushed to the rescue in this climax of the conflict, were influencing the destiny of [...]

Villers-Bretonneux – What Really Happened

2018-11-08T12:48:42+11:0026 June 2018|Categories: Function|Tags: , , |

Speaker(s): Ross McMullin (Award winning biographer and historian) Date: 7th Nov 2018 Topic: Villers-Bretonneux - What Really Happened Venue: The Sydney Institute, Level 40, Governor Phillip Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney Time: 5.30 for 6pm Book from: 25 October 2018  

Pompey Elliott at War

2023-08-31T14:36:17+10:0027 November 2017|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Ross McMullin is an historian and biographer who has written extensively about Australia's involvement in World War I. Dr McMullin’s biographies include the award-winning Pompey Elliott and Will Dyson: Australia’s radical genius. His most recent publication is a new work – Pompey Elliott at War – In His Own Words. To talk about this remarkable Australian general and [...]

Farewell, Dear People: Biographies of Gifted Australians who Died in the Great War

2017-05-10T13:07:10+10:0030 November 2012|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Dr Ross McMullin is a senior History fellow at the  University of Melbourne and the author (most recently) of Farewell, Dear People: Biographies of Australia’s Lost Generation. He is also the author of the award winning Pompey Elliott. Farewell Dear People tells the stories of ten outstanding young Australians who gave their lives in battle during the First World War. [...]

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