BLOOD AND IRON : The Battle for Kokoda 1942

By: McAuley, Lex

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432pp., b/white maps, plus 16 page, b/white, photographically-illustrated section. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, a hint of tanning to textblock edges, and several leaves have a soft corner crease. Illustrated card wrapper has a soft corner crease to front and rear panels. "Lex McAuley tells the full story of the Kokoda campaign - from the beginning, when an untried force of Australians went to do battle with a Japanese army which had swept aside all before it in its relentless drive through southeast Asia, to the victorious conclusion, with the Australians emerging as victors. The Japanese side of the campaign is also described in some detail." Contents include: 6 chapters, Appendices, Acks and Sources, Footnotes, Bibliography, Index. "LEST WE FORGET". Book weight approx. 325g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.

Title: BLOOD AND IRON : The Battle for Kokoda 1942

Author Name: McAuley, Lex

Categories: Military History, Australian Military History,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: Milsons Point, N.S.W., Australia, Arrow/Random House: 1992

ISBN Number: 0091826284

ISBN Number 13: 9780091826284

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 010158

Keywords: WORLD WAR, 1939-1945, WAR TWO, KOKODA TRAIL, CAMPAIGNS, NEW GUINEA