Penguin Book of New Zealanders at War

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ISBN
9780143008439
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Binding
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Pages
496
Dimensions
147 x 234mm

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Editors include: Gavin McLean, Ian McGibbon and Kynan Gentry.

The New Zealand Wars of the 1840s and 1860s, other nineteenth-century military encounters, the South African War, the First and Second World Wars, Korea, Malaya, Vietnam, the Gulf War, modern-day peacekeeping . . . The Penguin Book of New Zealanders at War contains the best, widest range of published and non-published written material on our people in warfare.

This is a soldier's book - thus letters, diaries, journalists' reports, memoirs. The focus is on actual experience and on human responses to war. A vast array of personal experiences is covered, including POWs, the home front, medical/nursing efforts, as well as coverage of conscientious objectors.
ISBN:
9780143008439
Publication Date:
01 / 09 / 2009
Pages:
496
Dimensions:
147 x 234mm

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