The Cold War: An Australian Perspective

Lynette Gorman

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The paper offers an Australian perspective on media and the Cold War, revisiting detailed research in primary sources (audiovisual as well as print) for the Korean and Vietnam wars, reviewing conclusions drawn from that research in the light of recent literature, and considering the findings on Australian media coverage of war in the 1950s-70s in the context of dominant themes in military-media historiography, including contemporary preoccupations.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Military and the Media
EditorsPeter Dennis, Jeffrey Grey
Place of PublicationAustralia
PublisherAustralian Military History Publications (AMHP)
Number of pages17
ISBN (Electronic)9780980567465
Publication statusPublished - 2009
EventChief of Army Military History Conference - Canberra, Australia
Duration: 09 Oct 200810 Oct 2008


ConferenceChief of Army Military History Conference


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