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The encyclopaedia of Australia"s battles

Chris Clark

The encyclopaedia of Australia"s battles

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Published by Allen & Unwin in Crows Nest, N.S.W .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military History,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Battles

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChris Clark
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU112.3 .C85 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 306 p. :
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25003283M
    ISBN 109781742373355
    LC Control Number2010551533

    El Alamein battles Three major battles occurred around El Alamein between July and November , and were the turning point of the war in North Africa. The Australian 9th Division, led by Lieutenant General Leslie Morshead, played a key role in two of these battles, enhancing its reputation earned defending Tobruk during North Africa campaigns, (–43), in World War II, series of battles for control of North Africa. At stake was control of the Suez Canal, a vital lifeline for Britain’s colonial empire, and of the valuable oil reserves of the Middle East. Axis powers and s events leading to World War II . This book draws on the expertise of more than scholars to describe the world's smallest continent (or its largest island). This comprehensive reference covers not only modern Australia, but its aboriginal heritage, physical makeup, history, economy, government, and cultural contributions.4/5(1).


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Compiled by one of Australia's leading historians, The Encyclopaedia of Australia's Battles is both an invaluable reference for the military specialist and an illuminating guide for general readers unaware of the breadth and history of the Australian experience of combat.

More books. The Encyclopaedia of Australia's Battles contains concise descriptions of all the major battles that have taken place in Australia or in which Australians have been involved over more than years—from frontier clashes between Aborigines and Europeans, participation by colonial forces in Britain's small wars in the 19th century, through the World Wars and other conflicts of the 20th Author: Chris Clark.

Given each battle will be documented in numerous other resources the usefulness of an encyclopaedia of this nature is debatable. The book also focuses on the battle movements in isolation of the cause or effect related to those events.

There is no political history or 3/5. The Encyclopaedia of Australia's Battles contains concise descriptions of all the major battles that have taken place in Australia or in which Australians have been involved over more than years - from frontier clashes between Aborigines and Europeans, participation by colonial forces in Britain's small wars in the 19th century, through to 5/5(1).

All Book Search results » About the author () Chris Clark, one of Australia's leading historians, has written widely in the field of Australian defence.

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This definitive encyclopaedia describes all the major battles in which Australians have fought over more than years up-dated to include Australia's involvements in the Middle East and Afghanistan.

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The Encyclopaedia of Australia's Battles, by Chris Coulthard-Clark More than just a record of the battles in which Australia and Australians have been involved, The Encycopaedia of Australia’s Battles, provides an intresting insight into Australia’s history as a whole.

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Where Australians Fought: The Encyclopaedia of Australia's Battles. A chronological reference work describing all the major battles fought in Australia or by Australians overseas, providing the 'where, when, who, what and how' of each action.

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The Encyclopaedia of Australia's Battles (2nd ed.). Crows Nest, New South Wales: Allen & Unwin. ISBN CS1 maint: ref=harv. The Australian frontier wars is a term applied by some historians to violent conflicts between Indigenous Australians (including both Aboriginal Australians and Torres Strait Islanders) and white settlers during the British colonisation of first fighting took place several months after the landing of the First Fleet in January and the last clashes occurred in the early 20th Location: Australia.

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