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RiP John Hirst

Author and historian John Hirst has died, aged 73. Hirst was an Emeritus Scholar at LaTrobe University and wrote a number of books on Australian politics and history, including Convict Society and Its Enemies, The Strange Birth of Colonial Democracy, The Sentimental Nation and The Shortest History of Europe. His...

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Category: Obituaries