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650 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. The 8th volume of The Official History of Australia's Involvement in Southeast Asian Conflicts 1948 - 1975. Shows how the Australian Task Force coped with the difficulties and dangers of operating with only two infantry battalions and limited resources against an elusive and aggressive enemy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. N° de réf. du libraire
Synopsis : This account of the Australian army in the Vietnam War is the successor to Ian McNeill's highly acclaimed To Long Tan and the eighth volume of The Official History of Australia's Involvement in Southeast Asian Conflicts 1948-1975.
A propos de l'auteur: Ian McNeill served in Vietnam with the Australian Army Training Team and subsequently wrote the acclaimed history The Team: Australian Army Advisers in Vietnam, 1962-1972. Ashley Ekins is a senior historian at the Australian War Memorial.
Titre : On the Offensive : The Australian Army in ...
Éditeur : Allen & Unwin
Date d'édition : 2003
Reliure : Hard Cover
Etat du livre : Very Good
Description du livre Allen & Unwin in association with the Australian War Memorial, NSW, 2003., 2003. 4to (25x18.25cm), hardback, xxx + 650pp. With maps, b&w photographs & some in colour. Very good condition in very good dustwrapper (protective cover, bookshop label at lower front flap, mild wear only). Light wear, bumped, foot of spine lightly worn, free front endpaper and half-title lightly creased at right edge, light marks to free endpapers from tape used to hold protective cover in place - tape now gone. Plastic barcode label affixed to lower rear pastedown. Owner's name penned at free front endpaper and stamp mid-free front endpaper (Major-General JC Hughes). Penned letter to Jim (Hughes) loosely enclosed. This item is heavy and may attract additional postage. Pictures available on request. N° de réf. du libraire 93132