Lloyd, Clem & Richard Hall, ed.: Backroom Briefings: John Curtin’s war

Clem Lloyd & Richard Hall, ed.

Backroom Briefings: John Curtin’s War, National Library of Australia, Canberra, 1997

Based on contemporaneous notes by journalist, Fred Smith, the book gives an insight into Curtin’s regular briefings to journalists and thus into the government of Australia during wartime. The full text of the volume is here. The coverage is from June 1942 to January 1945.

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