Australia RemembersAuthor: Madden, MichaelCode: 51118Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 512 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:15/04/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book is an ambitious endeavour to capture the history of Australia’s pre-eminent award for acts of bravery in the face of the enemy and its highest military honour, the Victoria Cross (VC). Since 1856 when the award was created by Queen Victoria, 100 Australian servicemen have been recognised with the Cross. This book, however, is not a ......
1st ANZAC Corps and the Battle of PozieRes Ridge, 1916Author: Hampton, MeleahCode: 51392Price:AU $37.84Format: Paperback / 232 pages Publisher: HELION & COMPANY Published date:15/01/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Battle of Pozieres Ridge lasted six weeks. In that time the 1st Anzac Corps advanced the British line just over a mile and a half. This study reveals that more often than not, this was an unnecessary waste of lives and resources for the most negligible of gains.