By: Barter, Margaret
St Leonards, N.S.W., Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1994
Edition: First Edition, First Impression
Seller ID: 013610
Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket
Condition: Very Good +
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/ ... View More...