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The spirit of Kokoda : then and now

Author: Patrick Lindsay
Publisher: South Yarra, Australia : Hardie Grant Books, 2002.
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"Australia lost its innocence in 1942. Japan had conquered Asia and the Pacific, and were at our doorstep. Our finest troops were fighting in the Middle East. All that stood between the Japanese onslaught and our homeland was a handful of 18-year-old militia troops who had never fired a shot in anger."--Jacket.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Lindsay
ISBN: 1740640705 9781740640701
OCLC Number: 61155383
Description: xiii, 193 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), 1 map ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Patrick Lindsay.

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Celebrates the remarkable achievements of the Diggers who fought battles along one of the most difficult pieces of terrain on earth. Most of the Australians on the Kokoda Track were about 18, and  Read more...

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