Australia: a new history of the great southern land
Australia: A New History of the Great Southern Land is a major new account that places Australia's history fully within a global context, drawing on sources from the United States, Britain, South Africa, and Canada, as well as within Australia itself.
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Australian access to the Anglo-American High Command was limited, especially
as policies were increasingly settled personally between Churchill and Roosevelt
. In the First World War, Australia had been a vital ally, and continued to be so ...
After Midway, Japan lost the command of the seas and the threat of a Japanese
invasion of Australia receded to the verge of impossibility. The decisive
contribution to victory by the Australian army was made on the Western Desert,
when the ...
It would also have been entirely reasonable to blame the Australian High
Command for much. Two of the senior generals in Malaya, Tom Blamey and
Gordon Bennett, were widely unpopular, Blamey for his dubious inter-war record
and rowdy ...
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Welsh (The Four Nations: A History of the United Kingdom ) likes to tackle big projects. Noting at the outset that he is in fact English, he writes effusively about Australia, citing UN indexes on ... Read full review
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