Episode 156: For Home and Empire


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In this episode of the History Slam, Sean Graham talks with Steve Marti about his new book For Home and Empire: Voluntary Mobilization in Australia, Canada, and New Zealand During the First World War. They talk about the similarities between Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, why federal governments relied on local efforts, and the impact on local communities. They also chat about those who were excluded from local programs, the impact on fundraising, and how communities commemorated their war efforts.


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