Author(s): Ashley Ekins
This book originated from the 1918 Year of Victory Conference, convened by the Australian War Memorial in Canberra, November 2008 marking the 90th anniversary of the end of the Great War. First World War scholars from a number of nations, gathered to present their research findings and share their insights into the Great War.
Ashley Ekins is Head of the Military History Section at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. He specialises in the history of World War One and the Vietnam War and has written widely on these conflicts and on the role of Australian soldiers in the Great War.