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Australia Department of Defence

Overview
Works: 2,567 works in 3,151 publications in 1 language and 11,777 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals  Naval history  Military history  Registers (Lists)  Sources  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: UA870, 363.7280994
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Australia
Australian defence force journal( )

in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chemical warfare agent sea dumping off Australia by Geoff Plunkett( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knowledge of CWA dumping sites in Australia will help prevent possible exposure and help assess the possible ecological consequences. Also examines what may have happened to the containers after dumping, including the corrosion rate of the cylinders and the breakdown of mustard gas as it reacts with the sea water
Sea dumping in Australia : historical and contemporary aspects by Geoff Plunkett( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fire across the desert : Woomera and the Anglo-Australian Joint Project 1946-1980 by Peter Morton( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines protests over testing on and near Aboriginal reserves; appointment and role of Native Patrol Officers; briefly mentions presence of Aborigines at test sites
Official records of the Australian military contingents to the war in South Africa by Australia( Book )

13 editions published between 1911 and 2011 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a compilation of official Australian reports regarding the war in South Africa, and was recorded as a memorial and remembrance of the war. It is written as a reference book rather than a history of the war, and as a result contains a huge amount of logically presented facts, figures and statistics about the war. There are records of units, uniforms, dates, war services and honours, deaths, names and ranks, excerpts of written reports, rolls, medics and nurses, promotions and much more included for each of the different states
Review of Australia's defence capabilities : report to the Minister for Defence by Paul Dibb( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An outline of Australian naval history by Australia( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1976 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defending Australia : defence white paper, 1994( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The army in Australia, 1840-50 : prelude to the golden years by Maurice Austin( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The defence of Australia, 1987 : presented to Parliament by the Minister for Defence, Kim C. Beazley, March 1987 by Australia( Book )

8 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australian national tide tables( )

in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Navy in Vietnam : a record of the Royal Australian Navy in the Vietnam War, 1965-1972 by Denis Fairfax( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strategic significance of Torres Strait by Ross Babbage( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A time for war : Australia as a military power by John Birmingham( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the fourth Quarterly Essay of 2005, John Birmingham ponders the Australian way of war. After East Timor and Bali, a combination of primal fear and primal ambition has transformed attitudes to our region, to security and to war as an instrument of politics. Australian defence policy has become more assertive and our armed forces are being radically restructured and hardened. Australia now has the capacity, and even the will, to act as a military power in its region. A Time for War begins with a gripping account of Operation Anaconda, the 2002 battle in Afghanistan to which Australian special
Australia's strategic policy( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The defence force and the community : a partnership in Australia's defence : report to the Minister for Defence by Alan K Wrigley( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commonwealth administrative law : an administrator's guide by C. M Doogan( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Review of Australia's defence facilities : report to the Minister for Defence by Robert J Cooksey( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Australian army : a brief history by Maurice Austin( Book )

10 editions published between 1918 and 1998 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Army misison statement: To provide a potent, versatile and modern Army to promote the security of Australia and to protect its people and interests."
Defence report by Australia( )

in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A time for war : Australia as a military power
Alternative Names

controlled identityAustralia. Australian Army

controlled identityAustralia. Department of the Army

ADF

Australia. Defence Department

Australia. Defence, Department of

Australia. Defence Dept.

Australia. Defence, Dept. of

Australia. Dept. of Defence

Department of Defence

Languages
English (146)

Covers
A time for war : Australia as a military powerThe Department of DefenceArthur Tange : last of the MandarinsDefence policy-making : a close-up view, 1950-1980 : a personal memoirJ.A. Lyons, the tame Tasmanian : appeasement and rearmament in Australia, 1932-39The Australian centenary history of defenceThe fragile forts : the fixed defences of Sydney Harbour 1788-1963