Jun 22, 2017
Mick chats with Karl James a senior historian at the Australian War Memorial and editor of Kokoda: Beyond the Legend. They chat about the legend and the reality of Kokoda as well as its significance to Australia.
Karl offers a historian's answer to the final question.
Jun 8, 2017
Mick chats with Jack McCain an instructor at the U.S. Naval Academy and author of Angola, Clausewitz, and the American Way of War. They chat about the lessons that can be applied to contemporary conflict from this often overlooked war.
Jack offers a unique answer to the final question.
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Mar 2, 2017
In this episode Mick chats with Major General John S Harrel
(Ret'd), author of
The Nisibis War. They discuss the Roman defence of the
east in late antiquity and the war with Persia that lasted 25
John provides a lawyer's response to the final question.
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Dec 8, 2016
In this episode Mick chats with MAJGEN Roland De Vries (retd), a former South African Army officer who fought in the Angolan Border wars and has written on his experiences and the tactics of mobile warfare in Eye of the Firestorm. They also discuss the implications of peace negotiations at the tactical level and rapid...
Nov 24, 2016
In this episode Mick chats with Dr Nicholas Clements, an author, history teacher and adjunct researcher at the University of Tasmania. They discuss the Black War in Tasmania during the 1820s and 1830s. Nick explains the causes and course of the war as well as providing some insight into how the war effected...