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Published by Allen & Unwin in Crows Nest, N.S.W .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Military History,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Battles

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementChris Clark
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDU112.3 .C85 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 306 p. :
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25003283M
ISBN 109781742373355
LC Control Number2010551533

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  Given each battle will be documented in numerous other resources the usefulness of an encyclopaedia of this nature is debatable. The book also focuses on the battle movements in isolation of the cause or effect related to those events. There is no political history or 3/5.   The Encyclopaedia of Australia's Battles contains concise descriptions of all the major battles that have taken place in Australia or in which Australians have been involved over more than years - from frontier clashes between Aborigines and Europeans, participation by colonial forces in Britain's small wars in the 19th century, through to 5/5(1). All Book Search results » About the author () Chris Clark, one of Australia's leading historians, has written widely in the field of Australian defence . Read this book on Questia. An invaluable reference for the military specialist and an illuminating guide for general readers unaware of the breadth and history of the Australian experience of combat nbsp; The Encyclopaedia of Australia's Battles contains concise descriptions of all the major battles that have taken place in Australia or in which Australians have been involved over more than.

"A chronological reference work describing all the major battles fought in Australia or by Australians overseas, providing the 'where, when, who, what and how' of each action." Excerpt Botany Bay, a clash between Gamaraigal Aborigines and convicts from the settlement at Port Jackson (Sydney), fought on 6 . Description. Title: Encyclopaedia of Australia’s Battles Author: Coulthard-Clark, Chris Condition: Mint Edition: 2nd Edition Publication Date: ISBN: Cover: Soft Cover without Dust Jacket – pages Comments: A chronological reference work describing all the major battles fought in Australia or by Australians overseas, providing the ‘where, when, who, what and how. Buy The Encyclopaedia of Australia's Battles at Angus & Robertson with Delivery - &#;Deserves a place with the other standard encyclopaedias Australians keep on their shelves. It will be a valued travelling companion for visitors to the battlefields of Europe, the Middle East and the Pacific.&#; - Professor Robert O&#;Neill, Oxford University &#;I keep this book within easy reach Brand: Chris Clark. This definitive encyclopaedia describes all the major battles in which Australians have fought over more than years up-dated to include Australia's involvements in the Middle East and Afghanistan.

A chronological reference work describing all the major battles fought in Australia or by Australians overseas, providing the "where, when, who, what and how" of each action. Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: A chronological reference work describing all the major battles fought in Australia or by Australians overseas, providing the "where, when, who, what and how" of each action. The Encyclopaedia of Australia's Battles, by Chris Coulthard-Clark More than just a record of the battles in which Australia and Australians have been involved, The Encycopaedia of Australia’s Battles, provides an intresting insight into Australia’s history as a whole. - David Horner, Professor of Australian Defence History, Australian National University The Encyclopaedia of Australia's Battles contains concise descriptions of all the major battles that have taken place in Australia or in which Australians have been involved over more than years - from frontier clashes between Aborigines and Europeans.