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"Eggs-a-Cook!" The Story of the Forty-Fourth
"Eggs-a-Cook!" The Story of the Forty-Fourth: War as the Digger Fought It
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Eggs-a-Cook! relates the experience of the 44th Battalion in France during 1916-1918. Raised at Claremont, Western Australia in February 1916, Longmore details their experiences in the Armentieres sector, 'Plugstreet,' Messines, Broodseinde Ridge, Paschendale, Corbie, Hamel, Bray, and the Somme ...
AIF Unit Histories of the Great War 1914-1918
AIF Unit Histories of the Great War 1914-1918
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The recent upsurge in Australia's military history has seen the availability of many military records online. However, many people have difficulty in wading through military jargon and need a more readable source of what their relatives battalion or unit was doing during the Great War of 1914-1918. This is where the unit histories become a most valuable resource tool ...
All the King's Enemies: A History of 2/5 Australian Infantry Battalion 1939-1945
All the King's Enemies: A History of the 2/5th Australian Infantry Battalion 1939-1945
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Raised in Melbourne in October 1939, the 2/5th sailed for the Middle East in April 1940 and took part in Australia's first battle at Bardia in 1941. This is the history of a fine battalion and the men who served in it when the country and free world was in need ...

All-Australia Memorial Victoria
All-Australia Memorial: Victoria
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A wonderful record, with a detail historical outline of the war from an Australian perspective, plus an extensive reference section and hundreds of biographies. All complemented by thousands of photos, many of Victorians who served ...
An Anzac on the Western Front: The Personal Reflections of an Australian Infantryman from 1916 to 1918
An Anzac on the Western Front: The Personal Reflections of an Australian Infantryman from 1916 to 1918
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"The ordeal of the night was plainly visible on all faces, ghastly white showing through masks of grim and dried sweat, eyes glassy, protruding, and full of horror seen only upon men who have lived through a heavy bombardment." So wrote Harold Roy Williams of his time in the Battle of Fromelles in July 1916. Injured and and invalided, Williams survived the war to return to Australia in 1919. This is his graphic description of his service in the First World War ...
An Anzac's Story
An Anzac's Story: Roy Kyle A.I.F.
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Many books have been written by officers, historians and military experts on  the part the Anzacs played in the Dardanelles campaign during the First World  War. There are ...
Anzac Book 1916
Anzac Book 1916
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This book of Anzac was produced in the lines at Anzac on Gallipoli in the closing weeks of 1915. Practically every word was written beneath the shelter of a waterproof sheet or of a roof of sandbags - in the trenches. It contains information such as: the Landing at Gallipoli, Glimpses of Anzac ...
Anzac Cove to Hollywood: The Story of Tom Skeyhill, Master of Deception
Anzac Cove to Hollywood: The Story of Tom Skeyhill, Master of Deception
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This biography of Skeyhill follows the thread of Tom's life in Australia, the Middle East and the USA. The result of years of sleuthing in the manuscript collections, this is a book of unusual interest for WWI historians, the lure of Hollywood and for anybody who is interested in human nature ...
Anzac Digger: Engineer Gallipoli & France
Anzac Digger: An Engineer in Gallipoli and France
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Roy Denning was a First World War Soldier who went to Gallipoli as a sapper  with No. 1 Field Company, Engineers. He was an articulate man and he has ...
Anzac Memorial
Anzac Memorial
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'The Anzac Memorial’ is a comprehensive compilation of names and primary source material from the First World War, and is compiled as a memorial to the Anzacs who fought and died in the Great War.
As Rough as Bags: The History of the 6th Battalion, 1st AIF, 1914-1919
As Rough as Bags: The History of the 6th Battalion, 1st AIF, 1914-1919
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The history of the 6th Battalion is vividly described as supplements by the extensive use of diaries, letters, interviews with veterans, and photographs, many of which have never been published before. The inclusion of many appendices makes this history a notable addition to Australian military literature ...
Aussie Soldier Prisoners of War
Aussie Soldier: Prisoners of War
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Almost 35,000 Australian men and women were taken as prisoners during the Boer War, WW1,  WW2 and the Korean War. For many, their greatest victory would be in the simple act of surviving. The heartfelt stories are very personal journeys. You will relive the capture, living conditions, escape attempts, punishments ...
Aussie: Australian Soldiers' Magazine
Aussie: The Australian Soldiers' Magazine
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'Aussie' was a popular Australian soldiers magazine during and after World War One.
Australias Fighting Sons of the Empire (NSW-Qld)
Australia's Fighting Sons of the Empire: New South Wales and Queensland
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This very rare record of many who fought in the Great War (1914-18) is now offered as a fully searchable facsimile of the original ...
Australia's Fighting Sons of the Empire: WA
Australia's Fighting Sons of the Empire: Western Australia
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Containing nearly 1500 biographies of soldiers who fought in WWI. A great resource for those interested in the the war and the people who fought in it especially from Western Australia.
Australian Army Campaign Series No. 10: The August Offensive at Anzac, 1915
Australian Army Campaign Series No. 10: The August Offensive at Anzac, 1915
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The August Offensive or ‘Anzac Breakout’ at Gallipoli saw some of the bloodiest fighting since the landing as Commonwealth and Turkish troops fought desperate battles at Lone Pine, German Officers’ Trench, Turkish Quinn’s, The Chessboard, The Nek, Chunuk Bair, The Farm, Hill Q and Hill 971 ...
Australian Army Campaign Series No. 11: The Battle of Mont St Quentin-Peronne
Australian Army Campaign Series No. 11: The Battle of Mont St Quentin-Peronne, 1918
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The Battle of Mont St Quentin-Peronne 1918 charts an extraordinary journey from the trenches facing Mont St Quentin on 31 August 1918 through the frenetic phases of the battle until the final objectives are taken on 5 September. This is the story, often told in the words of the men themselves, of the capture of the ‘unattackable’ Mont and the ‘invincible’ fortress town ...
Australian Army Campaign Series No. 12: The Landing at Anzac, 1915
Australian Army Campaign Series No. 12: The Landing at Anzac, 1915
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'The Landing at Anzac, 1915' challenges many of the cherished myths of the most celebrated battle in Australian and NZ history - myths that have endured for almost a century. Told from both the Anzac and Turkish perspectives, this meticulously researched account questions several of the claims of Charles Bean’s magisterial and much-quoted Australian official history and presents a fresh ...
Australian Army Campaign Series No. 4: Exploring Gallipoli: An Australian Army Battlefield Guide
Australian Army Campaign Series No. 4: Exploring Gallipoli: An Australian Army Battlefield Guide
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This book is intended to provide both practical touring information for the independent traveller to Gallipoli, as a guide to the amazing First World War Anzac battlefields. It includes detailed information on the key sites at Gallipoli ...
Australian Army Campaign Series No. 5: Malaya
Australian Army Campaign Series No. 5: Malaya
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When Imperial Japan unleashed the Pacific War in December 1941, Australian forces went into action, as part of a larger British Empire force, to defend Malaya and Singapore. Australia's principal contribution to defending Malaya and Singapore was the 8th Division ...
Australian Army Campaign Series No. 7: Australia's Palestine Campaign
Australian Army Campaign Series No. 7: Australia's Palestine Campaign
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Apart from the battle of Beersheeba, the Palestine Campaign received little attention in Australia compares to Gallipoli and the Western Front. With nearly two mounted divisions engaged against the Ottoman Empire in the Middle East for almost three years the Palestine Campaign was Australia's longest running militarily significant endeavour of the First World War after the Western Front
Australian Army Campaign Series No. 8: The Battle of Fromelles 1916
Australian Army Campaign Series No. 8: The Battle of Fromelles 1916
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The Battle of Fromelles - until recently largely forgotten in the accounts of Australia's experiences in World War One - remains the single bloodiest day in terms of numbers of soldiers killed, wounded or missing, in Australia's military history. The battle now is also one of the most controversial military episodes in Australian history ...
Australian Doctors at War Volume 1: Gallipoli Doctors
Australian Doctors at War Volume 1: Gallipoli Doctors
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In what is a 'who's who' of the medical profession at war, LtCol Likeman has described in great detail the lives of the AIF doctors who laboured under harsh conditions at Gallipoli to tens to the wounded and sick. Each mini-biography details the professional life of the doctor concerned prior to the war and after, in addition, where doctors also served of the Western Front  or in Palestine, their service history is also recorded.
Australian Doctors at War Volume 2: From the Tropics to the Desert
Australian Doctors at War Volume 2: From the Tropics to the Desert
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'From the Tropics to the Desert' is the second volume of the series 'Doctors at War' written by Colonel Robert Likeman. In this volume Colonel Likeman provides not only mini-biographies of each of the 450 Australian doctors and Australian Army Medical Corp units and hospitals ...
Australian Prisoners of War
Australian Prisoners of War
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"Australian Prisoners of War" is a tribute to ordinary Australian men and women caught in extraordinary times. Patsy Adam-Smith wrote this classic work after interviews and journeys with dozens of former prisoners from WW1, WW2 and the Korean War. Stories of the courage, endurance and paid of these resourceful people ...
Australian War Photographs
Australian War Photographs: A Pictorial Record From November 1917 to The End of the War
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The Australian War Photographs, contains photographs from the end of the year 1917 to the end of the Great War ...
Australian World War One Collection Commemorative Set
Australian World War One Collection Commemorative Set
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As the 100 year anniversary of Anzac is something to celebrate, we have made a special 'Australia World War One Collection Commemorative Set' CD
which includes eight titles that have been produced by Archive Digital Books Australasia, and are selling it for a limited titme, and at a very special price.
Bean's Gallipoli: War Correspondent
Bean's Gallipoli: The Diaries of Australia's Official War Correspondent
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The story of the ANZAC Gallipoli campaign based on the diaries of CEW Bean, the official Australian correspondent at Gallipoli ...
Beaten Down by Blood: The Battle of Mont St Quentin-Peronne 1918
Beaten Down by Blood: The Battle of Mont St Quentin-Peronne 1918
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This book charts an extraordinary journey from the trenches facing Mont St Quentin on 31 August 1918 through the frenetic phases of the battle until the final objectives are taken on 5 September. This is the story, often told in the words of the men themselves, of the capture of the ‘unattackable’ Mont and the ‘invincible’ fortress town of Péronne, two of the great feats of Australian forces in the First World War.
Beneath Flanders Fields: Tunnellers' War
Beneath Flanders Fields: The Tunnellers' War 1914-18
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The tunnellers' war still remains one of the most misunderstood, misrepresented and mystifying conflicts of the Great War. In Ypres, the secret struggle beneath no man's land became one of engineering and science ...
Beneath Hill 60
Beneath Hill 60
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The story of the Australian miners and soldiers who tunnelled under Hill 60 near Ypres in World War I and eventually broke through to create a new frontline and enable the march to Berlin ...
Black & Gold: History of the 29th Battalion
Black and Gold: The History of the 29th Battalion 1915-1918
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After early training at Broadmeadows, the 29th Battalion set sail for Egypt,  where the troops spent some months on garrison duty at the Suez Canal prior to  embarking ...
Carmichael's 1000, A History of the 36th Battalion AIF 1916-1918: Their Triumphs and Their Trials
Carmichael's 1000, A History of the 36th Battalion AIF 1916-1918: Their Triumphs and Their Trials
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A history of the 36th Australian Infantry Battalion AIF, formed in New South Wales and later served in France during some of the most important battles of World War One...
Cobbers in Khaki: The History of the 8th Battalion 1914-1918
Cobbers in Khaki: The History of the 8th Battalion 1914-1918
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The 8th Infantry Battalion was formed in August 1914, and recruited from Ballarat, central and western Victoria. Originally led by Lieutenant Colonel Bolton, the 8th Battalion served with distinction in Egypt, Gallipoli, France and Belgium ...
Crossing the Wire: The Untold Stories of Australian POWs
Crossing the Wire: The Untold Stories of Australian POWs in Battle and Captivity During WWI
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Drawing on previous inaccessible records – including interviews, private papers and unpublished manuscripts. An unknown future was certainly what awaited those mostly young soldiers as POWs – whether it be exposed to their own artillery fire while working for the enemy ‘behind the line’; in a hospital ward somewhere; or behind wire in a camp, in Germany. What remained constant, was their desire to be free – to get back to their family and loved ones in Australia.
Crumps and Camouflets: Australian Tunnelling Companies on the Western Front
Crumps and Camouflets: Australian Tunnelling Companies on the Western Front
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Within the vast array of Great War literature there is little reference to the Australian tunnelling companies. Damien Finlayson wrote this book to redress that, by telling the story of the tunnellers who, like their brother soldiers, fought a daily duel with the enemy over the wire, while coping with the fear of a sudden and violent death ...
Cycling to War: The History of the AIF/NZ Cyclist Corps 1916-19
Cycling to War: The History of the AIF/NZ Cyclist Corps 1916-19
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'Cycling to War' looks at the role played by the two Anzac Corps Cyclist Battalions in 1916-17, and the Australian Corps and New Zealand cyclists units in 1918, when during the final months of the war, cyclists became mounted infantry ...
Diaries of a Stretcher-Bearer 1916-1918
Diaries of a Stretcher-Bearer 1916-1918
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Diaries of a Stretcher-Bearer is the story of a family that came to Australia before WWI and found itself immersed in the war with four family members taking part. It is a day-to-day account of the heroism of the stretcher-bearers during WWI...
Do Unto Others: Counter Bombardment in Australia's Miltiary Campaigns
Do Unto Others: Counter Bombardment in Australia's Miltiary Campaigns
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'Do Unto Other' is a comprehensive account of the history of counter bombardment, including the development of Australian techniques, equipment and procedures through the campaigns up until Vietnam ...
Fighting Nineteenth: History of the 19th Battation AIF 1915-1918
Fighting Nineteenth: History of the 19th Infantry Battalion AIF 1915-1918
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Almost 5000 men served in the 19th Battalion, AIF during its three and half years as one of the four battalions of the 5th Brigade, 2nd Division.Using official war diaries and input from individual diaries, letters and photos provided by families, the authors have shown how men served ...
For Empire: Victorias 1st Expedit Force
For Empire: Victoria's First Expeditionary Force to the Motherland
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Facsimile. A reprint of the souvenir booklet published in September 1914, to acknowledge the departure of the Victorian unit en route to Egypt. The book has photos of every officer ...
Forgotten Men: The Australian Army Veterinary Corps 1909-1946
Forgotten Men: The Australian Army Veterinary Corps 1909-1946
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Forgotten Men is the long overdue account of the significant contribution to the Australian Army of the Australian Army Veterinary Corps in two world wars. One of the army’s smallest and least recognised corps, its humble beginnings and quiet work in the background belie the crucial role of the Corps ...
Forgotten Valour: Story of A. Sullivan
Forgotten Valour: The Story of Arthur Sullivan VC, Shy War Hero
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'Forgotten Valour' is the story of Arthur Sullivan VC and other Australian soldiers who enlisted in the Great War but went on to fight in the Russian Civil War ...
Forward Undeterred: Hist 23rd Battalion
Forward Undeterred: The History of the 23rd Battalion 1915-1918
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Forward Undeterred' describes the formation of the 23rd Battalion in early  1915, and its training at Broadmeadows and Egypt prior to landing at Gallipoli  in September 1915. For the next ...
From the Australian Front 1917
From the Australian Front 1917
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This publication includes over 120 pages of photographs and illustrations which depict the range of experiences of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corp in France. These include photos of the soldiers on the battle fronts, in the different seasons experienced, and in villages and towns such as Flanders ...
Fromelles
Fromelles
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On 19 July 1916, in the northern French village of Fromelles, Australia suffered its worst-ever military defeat when a British officer ordered 15,000 of our best and bravest to go 'over the top' and attack the German lines. Eight hours later, more than 5500 Diggers lay dead or wounded ...
Gallipoli
Gallipoli
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As a relatively young nation, there are few things that define us as a people more than the wars Australian's have fought in, and, in particular, the bloody battle on ...
Gallipoli Diaries: Anzacs Own Story
Gallipoli Diaries: The Anzacs' Own Story Day by Day
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For the first time, the Gallipoli story is told in the words of the ordinary soldier fighting in the trenches, day by day starting with the landing on 25 April 1915 fright up to the last day on 20 December 1915 ...
Gallipoli Encyclopedia
Gallipoli Encyclopedia
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Gallipoli has for over 90 years been a symbol of Australia's emergence to nationhood. The audacious gallantry of young Australians storming across the beach at Anzac Cove and then climbing ...
Gallipoli Sniper: The Life of Billy Sing
Gallipoli Sniper: The Life of Billy Sing
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The Anzac battlefield on Gallipoli was made for snipers, The unwary or unlucky were prey to snipers on both sides. The most successful & feared sniper of the Gallipoli campaign wa a member of the Light Horseman from Queensland, Billy Sing.
Gallipoli to Tripoli: History of the 10th Light Horse Regiment AIF 1914-1919
Gallipoli to Tripoli: History of the 10th Light Horse Regiment AIF 1914-1919
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The 10th Light Horse epitomises the dash and insouciance of the mounted Australian soldier in World War I. This book fills the need of the expanding families, relatives, and growing number people who are interested in knowing of the experiences of our men in battles of such significance that they literally changed the map of the world.
Gallipoli: Attack from the Sea
Gallipoli: Attack from the Sea
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The Gallipoli campaign of 1914–15 is one of the most discussed events of the First World War. Of particular fascination, and until now largely overlooked in historical accounts, are the considerable naval dimensions of the campaign ...
Gallipoli: The Fatal Shore
Gallipoli: The Fatal Shore
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It was an adventure to die for. A daring attempt to force the Dardanelles and  capture the Turkish capital Constantinople. For the Allies it was Trojan War and  crusade combined ...
Gallipoli: The Final Battles and Evacuation of Anzac
Gallipoli: The Final Battles and Evacuation of Anzac
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This book is the first book since Charles Bean's 'Official History' to provide a details narrative of the bloody and tragic battle for Hill 60 ...
Goodbye Cobber, God Bless You
Goodbye Cobber, God Bless You: The Fatal Charge of the Light Horse, Gallipoli, August 7th 1915
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On August 7th 1915, men of the 3rd Light Horse Brigade staged one of the most tragic, brave and futile charges of the First World War. Seeking to break out ...
He Came from Australia
He Came from Australia: Lieutenant Percival Ralph, MM, MID (53rd Battalion, Australian Imperial Force)
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As well as a brief outline of the history of the 53rd Battalion in the last  years of the war, this is primarily the story of Lieutenant Percy Ralph ...
History of the 10th Battalion AIF
History of the 10th Battalion AIF
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Written by Arthur Limb in 1919, this book gives a brief history of the 10th Battalion of the AIF – 'South Australia’s quota to the Australian Expeditionary Force' ...
In the Footsteps of Private Lynch
In the Footsteps of Private Lynch
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Imagine this. You are a country boy and just eighteen. The war has been raging for two years and because of your age, you have not been eligible for enlistment. Your mates older by a few months are joining up and disappearing ...
In the Line of Fire
In the Line of Fire: Real Stories of Australians at War, from Gallipoli to Vietnam
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Over 100,000 Australians have laid down their lives in the service of their  country over the past 100 years. Conflicts including the two world wars, Korea  and Vietnam ...
Kitty's War: The Remarkable Wartime Experiences of Kit McNaughton
Kitty's War: The Remarkable Wartime Experiences of Kit McNaughton
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'Kitty's War' is based upon the previously unpublished diaries of Great War army nurse Sister Kit McNaughton. Through Kit's diary and Janet Butler's thoughtful narration, we see the war through the eyes of a young Australian nurse as she is transformed by what she witnesses ...

Lonesome Pine: The Bloody Ridge
Lonesome Pine: The Bloody Ridge
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One of the most famous assaults of the Gallipoli campaign took place over four bloody days in August 1915 across an area no bigger than a football field. On a small plateau in Gallipoli known as Lone Pine — named for the lonesome pine that stood there — this fierce battle was fought.
Major & Mrs Holt's Battle Map Gallipoli
Major and Mrs Holt's Battle Map of Gallipoli
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A full colour, double-sided, fold-out battle map of Gallipoli. It is a modern road map, which also shows contours, war cemeteries, forts/ramparts, guns/emplacements, battle lines, memorials, museums, personalities on the ...
Major & Mrs Holt's Battle Map Somme
Major and Mrs Holt's Battle Map of Somme
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A full colour, double-sided, fold-out map of the Battle of Somme. It is a modern road map, which also shows contours, war cemeteries, bunkers and trenches, demarcation stones, memorials, museums, ...
Men of Mont St Quentin: Between Victory and Death
Men of Mont St Quentin: Between Victory and Death
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On 1 September 1918, the dozen men of Nine Platoon, 21st Australian Infantry Battalion, walked across a weedy beet-field toward the German defenders of Mont St Quentin. Within hours, three were dead and five more were wounded, one of whom died six weeks later. The survivors returned from war, to live the next sixty-odd years in ...
Monash: Outsider Who Won a War
Monash: The Outsider Who Won a War
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Australian General Sir John Monash changed the way wars were fought and won. When the British and German High commands of the 1914-1918 War failed to gain the ascendency after ...
More Than Bombs and Bandages: Australian Army Nurses at Work in WWI
More Than Bombs and Bandages: Australian Army Nurses at Work in World War I
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More than Bombs and Bandages exposes the false assumption that military nurses only nursed. Based on author Kirsty Harris’ thesis, this is a book that is far removed from the ‘devotion to duty’ stereotyping offering an intriguing and sometimes gut-wrenching insight into the Australian Army Nursing Service (AANS) during WWI ...
No Ordinary Determination: P. Black & H. Murray
No Ordinary Determination; Percy Black and Harry Murray of the First AIF
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Jeff Hatwell's epic tale is shaped by the lives of two extraordinary  individuals thrown into the extraordinary and surreal work of the Gallipoli  campaign as soldiers of the ...
No Quarter: Unlawful Killing
No Quarter: Unlawful Killing and Surrender in the Australian War Experience 1915-18
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One of the rarely discussed aspects of the experience of soldiers in the  First World War was the refusal to take prisoners during battle and in some  cases ...
Official History of Australia in the War of 1914-1918 Vol VII: Sinai and Palestine
Official History of Australia in the War of 1914-1918 Vol VII: Sinai and Palestine
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With a chronology, many photographs, detailed maps and sketches this is truly a records of the work of the Australian Light Horse. This is an amazing record of the Australian men and the battles they fought in WWI ...
On the Western Front: Soldiers' Stories
On the Western Front: Soldiers' Stories from France and Flanders
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Official histories of the First World War are accounts of strategy and tactics, political and logistical considerations and after reading them many might ask why soldiers are rarely mentioned except in terms of military units. Even regimental histories devote more space ...
Our Dear Old Battalion: 7th Batt AIF 1914-19
Our Dear Old Battalion: The Story of the 7th Battalion AIF, 1914-1919
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When four Victoria Crosses were awarded to officers and men of the 7th  Battalion following the Lone Pine attacks at Gallipoli during August 1915, the battalion's enviable fighting ...
Over the Top: A Digger's Story of the Western Front
Over the Top: A Digger's Story of the Western Front
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Harry Hartnett, joined the Australian Imperial Force on 13 September 1915 at the age of 23. He saw action on the Western Front at Fromelles and on the Somme, receiving his first ‘Blighty’ (a wound). Harry recalls the battles, the long marshes, and the many musing events that provided escape from the horrors of the battlefront ...
Roving Editors 1918
Roving Editors 1918
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A unique look at the the First World War through the eyes of a war correspondent ...
Rural Australia & the Great War
Rural Australia and the Great War: From Tarrawingee to Tangambalanga
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In the cities and in the countryside of Australia, the Great War of 1914-1918  marched to somewhat different tempos. The author evokes the wartime experience  of all rural Australians by ...
Russian Anzacs in Australian History
Russian Anzacs in Australian History
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Elena Govor has given voice to a part of Australian cultural history that  until now has been silent. Extraordinarily, it was men born in the former Russian Empire that constituted ...
Shadows of Anzac: An Intimate History of Gallipoli
Shadows of Anzac: An Intimate History of Gallipoli
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Shadows of Anzac: an intimate history of Gallipoli tells the story of the ‘ordinary’ men and women who participated in the Gallipoli campaign from April to December 1915 and gave the Anzac legend meaning. Drawing on letters, diaries and other primary and secondary sources, David Cameron provides an intimate and personal perspective of Anzac ...
Shattered Anzacs: Living With the Scars of War
Shattered Anzacs: Living With the Scars of War
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'Shattered Anzacs' tells the untold story of thousands of Australian families who welcomed home disabled soldiers after the First World War. It explores the profound and lasting consequences of disablement for their kin in the 1920s and 1930s ...
Snowy to the Somme: A Muddy and Bloody Campaign 1916-1918
Snowy to the Somme: A Muddy and Bloody Campaign 1916-1918
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In 1915, news of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corp landing and the slaughter at Gallipoli stirred tens of thousands of young men to go to war. They answered the call and formed ballations of the AIF. Based on eyewitness accounts, 'Snowy to the Somme' traces the story of one of these battalions, the 55th, from its birth in the dusty camps of Egypt through three years of brutal, bloody conflict on the bitter Western Front.
Somme Mud: War Experience France 1916-19
Somme Mud: The War Experience of an Australian Infantryman in France 1916-1919
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'It's the end of 1916 winter and the conditions are almost unbelievable. We  live in a world of Somme mud. We sleep in it, work in it, wade in ...
Story of a Battalion: 48th Battalion of the AIF
Story of a Battalion: 48th Battalion of the AIF
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Written by William Devine in 1919, this book describes the history of the 48th Battalion of the AIF from 16 March 1916 when they were raised in Egypt ...
Tasmania's War Record 1914-1918
Tasmania's War Record 1914-1918
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This comprehensive record 'aims at giving … an idea of what Tasmanian soldiers did and endured and of the less glorious but very useful work done by thousands of men and women who remained at home…'
That Elusive Digger: Tracing Your Australian Military Ancestors
That Elusive Digger: Tracing Your Australian Military Ancestors
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Previously there was no concise but comprehensive guide to help the family hsitorian embark on the search for Australian military ancestors, much less one which also gives simple overviews of Australia's military history. This small book sets out to remedy these failings. For those seeking to search out their Australian military ancestors, there is no better place to start.
Anzacs, The
The Anzacs
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Gallipoli was the final resting place for tousands of young Australians. Death struck so fast there was not time for escape of burial. And Gallipoli was over there was the ...
The Body Snatchers: History of the 3rd Field Ambulance 1914-1918
The Body Snatchers: The History of the 3rd Field Ambulance 1914-1918
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The story of Simpson and his donkey is one of the enduring legends of the Gallipoli campaign. 'The Body Snatchers' tells the story of the brave doctors, stretcher bearers, drivers and nursing orderlies who made up the 3rd Field Ambulance. The book traces their story through the battlefields of Gallipoli, France and Belgium ...
The Courtneys: A Victorian Military Family
The Courtneys: A Victorian Military Family
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The saga of the Courtney's commences in Ireland, and moves to Australia during the gold rush where the family soon became heavily involved in the local volunteer movement at Castlemaine. Military service became a tradition carried through four generations of the family. 'The Courtneys' is illustrated with photos from the ...
The Enemy at Home: German Internees in World War I Australia
The Enemy at Home: German Internees in World War I Australia
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When nearly 7,000 people with German and Austrian heritage were detained by the Australian authorities following the outbreak of World War I, Paul Dubotzki, a talented Bavarian photographer, was among them. These unlikely prisoners-of-war came from all walks of life ...
The Gates of Memory: Australian People's Experiences and Memories of Loss and the Great War
The Gates of Memory: Australian People's Experiences and Memories of Loss and the Great War
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Much has been written on the Anzac legend and the 60,000 Australians who lost  their lives in the Great War, but little has been said about the hundreds of ...
The Lost Diggers
The Lost Diggers
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During the First World War, thousands of Aussie diggers and other Allied troops passed through the French town of Vignacourt, two hours north of Paris. Many had their photographs taken by Louis and Antoinette Thuillier as souvenirs while they enjoyed a brief respite from the carnage of the Western Front.
The Nek: A Gallipoli Tragedy
The Nek: A Gallipoli Tragedy
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One of the greatest tragedies in Australian military history occurred at Gallipoli on 7 August 1915, when hundreds of Australia light horsemen were repeatedly ordered to charge the massed rifles and machine-guns of the Turkish enemy...
Shores of Gallipoli: Naval Aspects
The Shores of Gallipoli: Naval Aspects of the Anzac Campaign
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Few people realise that the Royal Australian Navy played a crucial part in  the Gallipoli campaign, a tragic operation which cost 8000 Australian lives.p Australia's best known naval historian, Dr Tom ...
The Somme
The Somme
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In the long history of the British Army, the Battle of the Somme was its  bloodiest encounter. Between 1 July and Mid-November 1916, 432,000 of its soldiers became ...
The Spirit of Gallipoli: The Birth of the Anzac Legend
The Spirit of Gallipoli: The Birth of the Anzac Legend
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In 1915 on a rugged beach in south-western Turkey, young soldiers fighting  for their countries forged what we now know at the Anzac spirit. The mateship,  loyalty and ...
The Western Front Diaries
The Western Front Diaries: The Anzacs' Own Story Battle by Battle
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Using hundreds of brutally honest and extraordinary eyewitness accounts of the diggers in the muddy and bloody trenches, 'Western Front Diaries' reproduces their private diaries, letters, postcards and photographs to tell of their heart-rending experiences, battle by bloody battle ...
White Gurkhas: Australians at Battle of Krithia
The White Gurkhas: The Australians At the Second Battle of Krithia, Gallipoli
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A mere two weeks after the April landings at Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, the 2nd Australian Infantry Brigade added further to its honours by the carge at the Second Battle of ...
The Wolf: One German Raider Terrorised Australia
The Wolf: How One German Raider Terrorised Australia and the Southern Oceans in the First World War
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This is the true story of an epic voyage of destruction in World War One. Sent by Germany on a suicide mission to the far side of the world, the Wolf was a formidable and ingenious commerce-raider. Her task was to inflict maximum destruction on Allied shipping ...
They Rode Into History: 8th Light Horse Regiment AIF 1914-1919
They Rode Into History: The Story of the 8th Light Horse Regiment Australian Imperial Force 1914-1919
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This book is a classic tale of heroism of men and horses under the terrible conditions in Egypt and Palestine, and is illustrated with over 80 photographs, maps and numerous appendices including Nominal Roll and Honours and Awards ...
Thunder of the Hooves: A History of 12 Australian Light Horse Regiment 1915-1919
Thunder of the Hooves: A History of 12 Australian Light Horse Regiment 1915-1919
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In writing this account of 12th Battalion's their proud battle experience, the author has drawn upon official histories, war diaries and the personal reflections of those who served in the regiment during the war of who were witnesses to its great achievements ...
To Hell & Back: Account of Gallipoli
To Hell and Back: The Banned Account of Gallipoli by Sydney Loch
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First published in 1916 under the title 'The Straits Impregnable'. This enjoyed huge success, but once it was revealed that the account was a true story it was withdrawn from sale by censors. Now finally, this book is back in print for all to read a 'true account' of Gallipoli.
Tunnellers: Story of the Tunnelling Companies
Tunnellers: The Story of the Tunnelling Companies, Royal Engineers, during the World War
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A history of the Tunnelling Companies, Royal Engineers, during the Great War and the war underground. Thirty-two British and Dominion companies were formed. Their tasks included dealing with booby traps, ...
Uncensored Dardanelles
Uncensored Dardanelles
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'Uncensored Dardanelles'  is a collection of memoirs written by Ellis Ashmead-Bartlett, a British war correspondent, during WWI. Here he gives a captivating personal account of the happenings of the war in the Dardanelles.
Under Furred Hats: 6th Australian Light Horse Regiment
Under Furred Hats: 6th Australian Light Horse Regiment
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Written by George Lawrence Berrie in 1919, the book gives a brief description of the overseas service of the 6th Light Horse Regiment between December 1914 and August 1919 ...
Vets at War: Aust Army Vet Corp 1909-45
Vets at War: A History of the Australian Veterinary Corps 1909-1945
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'Vets at War' is history of history of the Australian Army Veterinary  Corps, which was formed in 1909, when the army became fully mechanised. Although the  Corps only ...
Voyage to Gallipoli
Voyage to Gallipoli
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As young men rushed to enlist, the governments of both Australia and New Zealand had to find ways of transporting them to a war being fought half a world away. It was a massive task. And in this book Peter Plowman takes the story from the planning stages and the requisition of ships through to the Gallipoli landing of 25 April 1915.

Whale Oil Guards
Whale Oil Guards: The 53rd Battalion AIF
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Written in 1918 by John Joseph Kennedy, the padre of the 53rd Battalion of the AIF – nicknamed in January 1917, The Whale Oil Guards ...
Where the Australians Rest
Where the Australians Rest
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'Where the Australians Rest' describes many of the cemeteries overseas in which Australians were laid to rest: Cemeteries in France and Belgium, Gallipoli, Lemnos, England, Egypt, as well as Sinai and Palestine ...
With Guts & Bayonets
With Guts and Bayonets: Diggers and Doughboys on the Hindenburg Line 1918
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'With Guts and Bayonets' describes the Hindenburg Line battles of 1918, when  the newly-arrived and untried Americans went into action. In support were the  battle-weary Australians of the ...
With the Fortieth
With the Fortieth
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Published 'in memory of Lieutenant Norman R.J. Meagher, killed in action in the Great War 4th October 1917', this book tells the story this mans experience in the War.
Wounds and Scars: From Gallipoli to France, the History of the 2nd Field Australian Ambulance 1914-1919
Wounds and Scars: From Gallipoli to France, the History of the 2nd Field Australian Ambulance 1914-1919
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'Wounds and Scars' recounts the story of the dedicated and brave doctors, stretcher bearers, nursing orderlies and drivers who made up the 2nd Field Ambulance. The book is well illustrated with many photographs and maps, and the many anecdotal stories derived from original diaries and letters complement the story of a fine Victorian AIF unit ...
   
 
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