Peter Stanley
Peter Stanley

Peter Stanley is research professor in the Australian Centre for the Study of Armed Conflict and Society at the University of New South Wales, Canberra. The author of 25 books, mainly in Australian military-social history, he has had a long association with museums. He worked at the Australian War Memorial, where he became principal historian, from 1980 to 2007, and from 2007 to 2013 headed the Research Centre at the National Museum of Australia. Peter's most recent book is Lost Boys of Anzac, but a future book, research for which took him to India, is ‘Gallipoli: The Indian story’.

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Sulabh International Museum of Toilets, New Delhi

Babylon: Myth and reality, reCollections, vol. 4, no. 1

Working machines and 'broken Britain', reCollections, vol. 5, no. 1

Knights of the sky, reCollections, vol. 6, no. 1

The Grainger Museum, reCollections, vol. 6, no. 2

Banned, reCollections, vol. 8, no. 1