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xviii, + 224pp., b/white halftone plate illustrated section, plus line-drawn maps and facsimiles. Book clean. Spine firm, minor repair on head. Colour-art illustrated (Tom Offord) gloss wrapper noticeably creased on front, else lighty bumped, plus a minor dampstain on plain inner. A short personal inscription on the title page, signed and dated by the author, else textblock unmarked. Including a listing of names and citations for Australian military personnel recommended for gallantry awards in the first air raid on Darwin, this book is a tribute to R.A.N.'s somewhat unrecognised heroism in Darwin . . . Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 7 chapters. Appendices x 3. References, and Notes. Index. LEST WE FORGET. Book weight approx. 325g.
Title: IN THE HIGHEST TRADITIONS . . . RAN Heroism Darwin 19 February 1942 (Inscribed Copy)
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Henley Beach, South Australia, Seaview Press: 2000
ISBN Number: 1740080750
ISBN Number 13: 9781740080750
Book Condition: Good
Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 013412
Keywords: Military History, Australia, World War (1939-1945), Darwin (Northern territory), 1942, Japanese Air Raid, Darwin, Signed Books, Bradford, John)