Writers at Stanton - John Edwards

30-Nov-2018 • 1pm

John Curtin's War Volume 2, Triumph and Decline

A comprehensive account based on years of research and writing, Triumph and Decline is the second volume of John Edwards notable John Curtin’s War, recognized as ‘a landmark in Australian political biography’ by The Australian and ‘remarkable’ by The AFR. Edwards’ completes his masterpiece, cementing John Curtin’s place as our greatest of Prime Ministers. John Edwards lives in Sydney, and is a Non-resident Fellow at the Lowy Institute and adjunct professor at the John Curtin Institute of Public Policy at Curtin University. He has been a member of the board of the Reserve Bank of Australia, Chief Economist for HSBC Bank in Australia and NZ, and was a senior economic adviser for Treasurer and then Prime Minister Paul Keating. He has written seven nonfiction books, including bestselling Keating: The Inside Story.