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Australia's war, 1939-45

Author: Joan Beaumont
Publisher: St. Leonards, NSW, Australia : Allen & Unwin, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A lively one-volume survey of the Second World War's military, social, political and economic impact on Australia.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joan Beaumont
ISBN: 1864480394 9781864480399
OCLC Number: 36597558
Description: xxvii, 209 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Australia's war: Europe and the Middle East / Joan Beaumont --
Australia's war: Asia and the Pacific / Joan Beaumont --
War and Australian societry / Kate Darian-Smith --
Politics and government / David Lee --
The economy at war / Marnie Haig-Muir and Roy Hay --
The writers' war / David Walker --
Australia in the world David Lowe.
Responsibility: edited by Joan Beaumont.

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In 1942 Australia faced the first direct threat of invasion since 1788. This study of wartime writers reveals how the war entered people's consciousness, and a strategic overview reveals how the war  Read more...

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