If the mining boom is over, how well-placed is Australia's economy to recover - and do we really need to be concerned about it?This is a Penguin Specials publication of John Edwards' Lowy Institute paper. Tackling some common misconceptions and myths about the Australian mining boom, Edwards makes a clear case that the mining industry is strong and has much to contribute to the Australian economy.
In 1914 Jim and Charlie abandon the Australian outback for the excitement and adventure of the war to end all wars. But in the Light Horse they quickly discover the brutal realities of life on the frontline. And nothing will ever be the same again.
Featuring stunning charcoal sketches by Brian Simmonds alongside primary source documents and historical photos, Light Horse Boy goes behind the scenes of the great ANZAC legends for an intimate look at their experience of World War I.