Fresh from the success of his bestselling memoir, Lazarus Rising, former Australian Prime Minister, John Howard, has turned his attention to one of the most extraordinary periods in Australian history - The Menzies Era.
The longest unbroken period of government for one side of politics in Austral...ia's history, John Howard provides significant insight to a time in which Australia experienced huge economic growth, social change and considerable political turmoil.
Covering the impact of the ...show more
This book is about a haunted ship;
an American WW2 'Liberty Ship' that foundered on the West Australian coast just north of Perth in early 1964. From the start, she was declared jinxed with all sorts of weird happenings and hauntings including a WW2 mysterious murder suicide on board.
By th...e time she was 21 years old, she was declared a derelict shipwreck on the West Australian coast.Her post war life as a freighter, was dogged with deserting crews who claimed to encounter the ship's ...show more
Double war time book deal! Hell's Battlefield and In The Shadow Of Gallipoli.
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Hell's Battlefield - The Australians in New Guinea in World War 2
Written by Phillip Bradley
Hell's Battlefield is the first book to tell the whole story of the Australians against th...e Japanese in Papua New Guinea during World War 2. Beyond the outline of dates, places and operations, Bradley reconstructs and brings to life the war from the perspective of the men who were there. ...show more