24 April 2014 at 5:30pm (for 6pm)
The Queen’s Hall, State Library of Victoria
Monash University in association with the State Library Foundation of Victoria and Cambridge University Press Cordially invite you to the launch of the Cambridge History of the First World War. Speakers include Professor Jay Winter, The Honourable Ted Baillieu and guest of honour, Professor Ken Inglis. All are welcome. Admission is free but bookings essential. Please RSVP by 10 April to firstname.lastname@example.org
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