FAR ABOVE BATTLE: The Experience and Memory of Australian Soldiers in War 1939-1945

By: Barter, Margaret

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xxv, + 315pp., plus unpaginated b/white halftone plate section, intext line-drawn maps. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over lightly bumped spine. Plain ochre boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, else very good. Through letters, diaries and veteran interviews, Margaret Barter presents a remarkable study of the men of the volunteer 2/2nd Australian Infantry Battalion which saw service in the Middle East, Greece, Crete and Papua New Guinea . . . Contents include: Prelims., Maps. Acks. Introduction. 1/ Getting to the Battle. 2/ Defeat. 3/ Green Hell. Conclusion. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Lest We Forget. Book weight approx. 790g. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.

Title: FAR ABOVE BATTLE: The Experience and Memory of Australian Soldiers in War 1939-1945

Author Name: Barter, Margaret

Categories: Military History, Australian Military History,

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Publisher: St Leonards, N.S.W., Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1994

ISBN Number: 1863735186

ISBN Number 13: 9781863735186

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013610

Keywords: Military History Australia, World War (1939-1945), Australian Army 2/2nd Battalion (History), Memories and Recollections, Barter, Margaret Ann, 1944-