In this moving book the experiences of Australians at sea, in the air and on the battlefields of the Second World War are brought to life through an extensive collection of photographs, war diaries, letters, official reports, and maps. Each campaign is covered individually, with a brief written overview at the start of the chapter. However, it is truly through the dramatic, and sometimes haunting, that the reality of war hits home for the reader. A captivating and powerful illustrated overview of Australia's involvement in the Second World War, both at war and on the home front.
Hard cover, 290 pages.