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The Resource Zombie myths of Australian military history, edited by Craig Stockings

Zombie myths of Australian military history, edited by Craig Stockings

Label
Zombie myths of Australian military history
Title
Zombie myths of Australian military history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Craig Stockings
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ten articles challenging conventional interpretations of Australia's military history; article by John Connor on the colonial frontier war annotated separately
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
355.009
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Stockings, Craig
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  • Military history
  • Australia
Label
Zombie myths of Australian military history, edited by Craig Stockings
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The 10 myths that will not die"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The walking 'undead' and Australian military history -- 1. The frontier war that never was / John Connor -- 2. Breaker Morant: the murderer as martyr / Craig Wilcox -- 3. The myths of August at Gallipoli / Rhys Crawley -- 4. Australians broke the Hindenburg Line / Elizabeth Greenhalgh -- 5. 'There is an idea that the Australian is a born soldier...' / Craig Stockings -- 6. Out in the midday sun : the loss of HMAS Sydney II / Peter Dennis -- 7. Dramatic myth and dull truth: invasion by Japan in 1942 / Peter Stanley -- 'Australia's Thermopylae'? The Kokoda Trail / David Stevens -- 9. In every war but one? Myth, history and Vietnam / Jeffrey Grey -- 10. Two tales of Timor / Clinton Fernandes -- Epilogue: returning the zombies to their graves
Control code
000044698895
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 275 p.
Isbn
9781742230795
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
map ; 24 cm.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)438127780
Label
Zombie myths of Australian military history, edited by Craig Stockings
Publication
Note
"The 10 myths that will not die"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The walking 'undead' and Australian military history -- 1. The frontier war that never was / John Connor -- 2. Breaker Morant: the murderer as martyr / Craig Wilcox -- 3. The myths of August at Gallipoli / Rhys Crawley -- 4. Australians broke the Hindenburg Line / Elizabeth Greenhalgh -- 5. 'There is an idea that the Australian is a born soldier...' / Craig Stockings -- 6. Out in the midday sun : the loss of HMAS Sydney II / Peter Dennis -- 7. Dramatic myth and dull truth: invasion by Japan in 1942 / Peter Stanley -- 'Australia's Thermopylae'? The Kokoda Trail / David Stevens -- 9. In every war but one? Myth, history and Vietnam / Jeffrey Grey -- 10. Two tales of Timor / Clinton Fernandes -- Epilogue: returning the zombies to their graves
Control code
000044698895
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 275 p.
Isbn
9781742230795
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
map ; 24 cm.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)438127780

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