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Scorched Earth : Australia's secret plan for total war under Japanese invasion in World War II.

Author: Sue Rosen
Publisher: Sydney : Allen & Unwin, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hidden for 75 years, the top secret government documents outlining preparations for the event of a Japanese invasion of Australia in 1942 have finally been discovered. They reveal an extraordinarily comprehensive plan to thwart Japanese troops, and a population that would go to great lengths to avoid being enslaved.
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Rosen, Sue.
Scorched Earth : Australia's secret plan for total war under Japanese invasion in World War II.
Sydney : Allen & Unwin, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sue Rosen
ISBN: 9781760638009 1760638005
OCLC Number: 987723342
Description: 1 online resource (203 pages)
Contents: Preface Timeline Abbreviations Table of Organisation Introduction: 1942-Imperilled Australia! 1. Total War-and Total CitizenCollaboration 2. The Scorched Earth Code 3. The General Citizen Code 4. The General Industry Code 5. Jetties and Wharves 6. Watercraft 7. Petroleum, Oil and LubricantSupplies 8. Motor Transport 9. Motor Repair Equipment 10. Coal Mines 11. Public Utility Services 12. Organisation of Scorched Earth SupportSquads Glossary Notes Acknowledgements

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