17 Books found

On 7 August 1915, in an ill-fated attempt to break the stalemate at Gallipoli, hundreds of Australian light horsemen repeatedly charged the massed rifles and machine-guns of the Turkish

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  • Exisle Publishing
  • 1921966106
  • Nov 1 2012
  • 176 Pages

The Nek

Burness, Peter, Peter Burness

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In early August 1915, after months of stalemate in the trenches on Gallipoli, British and Dominion troops launched a series of assaults in an all-out attempt to break the

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  • Exisle Publishing
  • 1921966009
  • Apr 1 2013
  • 288 Pages

Gallipoli: A Ridge Too Far

Ashley Ekins, Ekins, Ashley

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Introduced by Simon Caterson The drumming of the guns continued, with bursts of great intensity. It was as though a gale streamed overhead, piling up great waves of sound,

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  • The Text Publishing Company
  • 9781921922381
  • Apr 26 2012
  • Edition 1
  • 320 Pages

The Middle Parts of Fortune: Text Classics

Manning Frederic

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The Great War involved the mobilisation of 70 million soldiers worldwide. It produced images of such pervasive horror on the Western Front that it defined warfare in human memory

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  • Exisle Publishing
  • 1921497424
  • Apr 1 2010
  • 312 Pages

1918 Year of Victory

Ashley Ekins, Ekins, Ashley

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Pompey Elliott was a remarkable Australian. During the Great War he was a charismatic, controversial, and outstandingly successful military leader. An accomplished tactician and ‘the bravest of the brave’,

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  • Scribe Publications
  • 9781921372018
  • Apr 7 2008
  • Edition 1
  • 736 Pages

Pompey Elliott

McMullin Ross

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Few years can justly be said to have transformed the earth: 1914 did. In July that year, Germany, Austria-Hungary, Russia, Britain and France were poised to plunge the world

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  • Random House Australia
  • 9781864711424
  • Oct 1 2013
  • Edition 1
  • 736 Pages

1914: The Year the World Ended

Ham, Paul

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One of the most famous battles in history, Gallipoli forced Churchill from office, established Turkey’s iconic founder Mustafa Kemal (‘Ataturk’) and marked Australia’s emergence as a nation in its

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  • Allen & Unwin
  • 9781846681592
  • Mar 21 2011
  • Edition 1
  • 560 Pages

Gallipoli

Hart, Peter

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Australian military history is a landscape of legends. Yet across the length and breadth of our military heritage, accuracy and objectivity are often shunted aside so that tales and

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  • NewSouth Publishing
  • Apr 1 2012

Anzac’s Dirty Dozen

Craig Stockings, Stockings, Craig

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The Vietnam War was Australias longest and most controversial military commitment of the twentieth century, ending in humiliation for the United States and its allies with the downfall of

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  • NewSouth Publishing
  • Mar 3 2014

Australia and the Vietnam War

Edwards, Peter, Peter Edwards

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Over the years many books on Australian military history have given rise to a host of such zombie myths myths that refuse to die. A great many have a

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  • NewSouth Publishing
  • Apr 1 2010

Zombie Myths of Australian Military History

Craig Stockings, Stockings, Craig

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Will keeping the Japanese, Korean and Italian POWs of the Second World War alive in Australia keep Australian POWs alive and well wherever they are? In the spirit of

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  • Random House Australia
  • 9780857980991
  • Nov 1 2013
  • Edition 1
  • 400 Pages

Shame and the Captives

Keneally, Tom

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  • University of Queensland Press
  • 9780702253171
  • Apr 23 2014
  • Edition 1
  • 344 Pages

A War of Words: The Man Who Talked 4000 Japanese into Surrender

McDonald Hamish

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