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The Cruel Legacy : The HMAS Voyager Tragedy - Tom Frame

The Cruel Legacy

The HMAS Voyager Tragedy

By: Tom Frame


Published: 20th December 2012
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Forty years after the collision between the aircraft carrier HMAS Melbourne and HMAS Sydney in which 82 men lost their lives this is the story of Australia's largest peacetime naval disaster, the men involved, the effect it had and continues to have on them, and the aftermath of political intrigue and cover-ups.

1. Death and valour2. The truth sinks in3. An inquiry or an intrusion?4. Just tell the truth'5. Confident uncertainty6. Balancing blame7. Scapegoats and martyrs8. Where to now?9. Political leadership and public advocacy10. A ghastly campaign'11. Relevance and reticence12. A volatile cocktail13. How did fate call?14. The Navy moves on15. In the wakeEndnotesBibliography

ISBN: 9781741152548
ISBN-10: 1741152542
Format: ePUB
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 240
Published: 20th December 2012
Edition Number: 1