The torch and the sword : a history of the army cadet movement in Australia (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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The torch and the sword : a history of the army cadet movement in Australia

Author: Craig A J Stockings
Publisher: Sydney : University of New South Wales Press Ltd., 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Commemorates the centenary of the national cadet movement. Since the 1800s hundreds of thousands of school aged Australians have undergone military training in various army cadet schemes.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Craig A J Stockings
ISBN: 9780868408385 0868408387
OCLC Number: 173660075
Description: 311 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: 1 Colonial genesis 1866-1905 --
2 Commonwealth cadets, 1906-10 --
3 Conscripts, 1911-29 --
4 A dual system, 1930-38 --
5 Cadets and World War II, 1939-45 --
6 The Australian Cadet Corps, 1946-57 --
7 Ascent and descent, 1958-74 --
Death and rebirth, 1975-82 --
9 The great divide, 1983-95 --
10 Healing, harmony and hope, 1996-2006.
Responsibility: Craig A.J. Stockings.
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