Fighting the Enemy: Australian Soldiers and their Adversaries in World War II (Paperback)Mark Johnston (author)
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Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 360 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 14 mm
Review of the hardback: ' ... an excellent and very highly recommended book. On one level, a good history of Australian conflicts in World War II. On another level, the very personal experiences of Australians in battle. On yet another level, a study of group Australian behaviour in times of conflict and crisis.' Law Society Journal
"Johnston has made an important contribution to our understanding of the ways in which Australian soldiers perceived their different enemies in the Second World War." International History Review
"He offers the ideas and observations of ordinary soldiers on a matter commonly overlooked in war histories that focus on strategy or on the narrative of campaigns." Contemporary Pacific
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