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A military history of Australia

Author: Jeffrey Grey
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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A revised and updated edition of one of the most acclaimed accounts of Australian military history.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Military history
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Grey, Jeffrey.
Military history of Australia.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2008
(OCoLC)176825381
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Grey
ISBN: 9780511378959 0511378955 9780511372896 0511372892
OCLC Number: 226296419
Notes: Previous edition: 1999.
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 334 pages) : maps
Contents: Maps, tables, figures and measurement; Acknowledgements; Introduction to the third edition; Introduction to the second edition; 1. The British period, 1788-1870; 2. The military and the frontier, 1788-1901; 3. The colonial period, 1870-1901; 4. A new nation and its military forces, 1901-14; 5. The Great War, 1914-18; 6. The inter-war years, 1919-39; 7. The Second World War, 1939-41; 8. The Second World War, 1942-5; 9. The postwar challenge, 1945-55; 10. The wars of diplomacy, 1955-72; 11. From Cold War to global war on terror, 1972- ; Appendix 1. Chronological list of chiefs of staff of the armed forces; Appendix 2. The armed forces: strength and expenditure; Select and annotated Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Jeffrey Grey.

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"This is a superior survey of an eventful and fascinating subject." W. David McIntyre, The Journal of Military History "Grey's history of the Australian armed forces is a stimulating account of the Read more...

 
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