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Inside History magazine is for people passionate about Australian family history and heritage, with features and practical tips to help you trace your family tree and discover the life your ancestor led. Whether you want to explore convict history, find your Anzac, identify photographs or trace your family tree, our trusted expert advice will help you discover your past.

In issue 38, the Autumn 2017 edition of Australia’s favourite history and genealogy magazine, you’ll discover:

  • 150+ new family history resources and records online
  • The daring escapades and escapes of a 20th-century WA bushranger
  • The future of genealogy: Shauna Hicks on what’s to come
  • An eccentric Australian artist and the controversial 1944 court case that divided the art world
  • A tale of two convicts: two men convicted for the same crime in 1817 who went on to lead very different lives
  • Unsung Aussie hero Joice NanKivell Loch
  • An eyewitness account and rescue attempt in Pompeii after the fateful eruption — behind the scenes of the ANMM’s latest exhibition
  • Expert photo-dating tips on postcard portraits
  • The legends (and history) of Elizabeth Scott, alleged murderess
  • Australia’s new additions to the UNESCO Memory of the World register, from early records to Dorothea Mackellar’s poetry to Indigenous artworks
  • Around Australia in 11 World Heritage listed convict sites
  • The latest history news, events, book and app reviews, and more. On sale now!

And much more – in fact, 68 pages of terrific features, practical information on genealogy, chances to network with other family historians, and book and app reviews. On sale now online – click here to buy from our online shop or read a free extract here.

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