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The Landing at ANZAC 1915 : Australian Army Campaigns Series : Book 12 - Chris Roberts

The Landing at ANZAC 1915

Australian Army Campaigns Series : Book 12


Published: 31st March 2015
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The Landing at ANZAC, 1915 challenges many of the cherished myths of the most celebrated battle in Australian and New Zealand 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 examination of the evidence from a range of participants.

The Landing at ANZAC, 1915 reaches a carefully argued conclusion in which Roberts draws together the threads of his analysis delivering some startling findings. But the author’s interest extends beyond the simple debunking of hallowed myths, and he produces a number of lessons from the armies of today.

This is a book that pulls the Gallipoli campaign into the modern era and provides a compelling argument for its continuing relevance. In short, today’s armies must never forget the lessons of Gallipoli.

ISBN: 9781925275025
ISBN-10: 1925275027
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 188
Published: 31st March 2015
Publisher: Big Sky Publishing
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 25.0 x 15.3  x 1.7
Weight (kg): 0.64