MONASH: The Outsider Who Won a War. A Biography of Australia's Greatest Military Commander

By: Perry, Roland

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xxi, + 596pp., unpaginated, b/white halftone plate sections, plus several intext theatre maps. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper undamaged. Textblock unmarked. This book tells the story of Australia's greatest military commander and tactician who, post-war as an engineer, oversaw the growth of Victoria's State Electricity Commission. The immense contribution that Sir John Monash (1865-1931) paid to innovative tactics and planning led to a succession of major battle wins leading to the end of the Great War . . . Contents include: Prelims., List of Maps. Introduction: Engineer of Victory - 8 August 1918. 24 chapters. Acks. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Book weight approx. 625g.

Title: MONASH: The Outsider Who Won a War. A Biography of Australia's Greatest Military Commander

Author Name: Perry, Roland

Categories: Australian Military History, Military Biography, Australian Biography,

Edition: First Thus, 5th Impression

Publisher: North Sydney, Australia, Random House Australia: 2007

ISBN Number: 1741668476

ISBN Number 13: 9781741668476

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013500

Keywords: Biography, Australia, Military Leaders, World War (1914-1918), Generals, Engineers (Australia), History (Australia), Monash, Sir John, 1865-1931, Perry, Roland, 1946-