David Day


Born
in Australia
January 01, 1949

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David Day has written widely on Australian history and the history of World War II. His biography of John Curtin won the 2000 Queensland Premier’s Literary Awards Prize for History and was shortlisted for the 2000 New South Wales Premier’s Literary Awards Douglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, while his biography of Ben Chifley was shortlisted for the New South Wales Premier’s Award for History in 2002. David Day is currently an Honorary Associate with the History Program at La Trobe University and a visiting professor at the University of Aberdeen. He lives in Eltham, Victoria.

1986: Menzies and Churchill at War
1988: The Great Betrayal: Britain, Australia and the Onset of the Pacific War, 1939-42
1992: Reluctant Nation: Australia and the A
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Average rating: 3.75 · 337 ratings · 47 reviews · 19 distinct works
Conquest: How Societies Ove...

3.38 avg rating — 68 ratings — published 2005 — 9 editions
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Paul Keating

4.06 avg rating — 47 ratings — published 2015 — 3 editions
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Antarctica: a biography

3.65 avg rating — 60 ratings — published 2012 — 9 editions
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John Curtin: A Life - A Maj...

4.15 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 1999 — 6 editions
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Claiming a Continent: A New...

3.78 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 1997 — 6 editions
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Chifley

3.93 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 2001 — 4 editions
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Flaws in the Ice: In Search...

3.35 avg rating — 34 ratings — published 2013 — 6 editions
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Andrew Fisher: Prime Minist...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
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Menzies & Churchill at war

3.80 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1986 — 4 editions
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The Weather Watchers: 100 Y...

4.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2007
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