Andrew Moore

Andrew Moore

Andrew Moore is an Associate Professor of history at the University of Western Sydney, where he is research coordinator in the School of Humanities.

He has written two previous books on right-wing politics in Australia, The Secret Army and the Premier. Conservative Paramilitary Organisations in New South Wales 1930-32, (New South Wales University Press, Kensington, 1989) and The Right Road? A History of Right Wing Politics in Australia, (Oxford University Press, Melbourne, 1995) as well as an acclaimed book on the social history of sport, The Mighty Bears! A Social History of North Sydney Rugby League, (Macmillan, Sydney, 1996).

He has been a member of the federal executive of the Australian Society for the Study of Labour History since 1986.

This picture shows Andrew Moore coming to grips with Francis De Groot’s legendary sword. County Wicklow, Ireland, November 2003.