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Big Ideas - Full program podcast

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Society & Culture, History

Big Ideas brings you the best of talks, forums, debates, and festivals held in Australia and around the world, casting light on the major social, cultural, scientific and political issues

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Here is their spirit

November 10th, 2014

Episode 53 of 559 episodes

What can we learn from the archival collection of the Australian War Memorial? And why is it important to guard the records which the WWI soldiers themselves made? Brendan Nelson explains how these records demonstrate the spirit of the Great War soldiers and how they can help understand a generation that gave a nation its story.

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