Waging Peace: Reflections on Peace and War from an Unconventional Woman


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Looking back on a long and active life, Anne Deveson draws on a rich vein of public and private experiences to reflect on what made her the bold social commentator she became. Central among her lifelong preoccupations have been the questioning of war, and the promotion of peace. Deveson tells of her childhood blown apart by the Second World War - in bombed Britain, then invaded Malaya and finally as a refugee in Australia in 1942. She also writes of returning to Europe to see the heavy shadow of war there, and its effect on ...

Waging Peace: Reflections on Peace and War From an Unconventional Woman 2013, Allen & Unwin, St Leonards

ISBN-13: 9781743310038