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Australia in Palestine / H.S. Gullett, Chas. Barrett, editors ; David Barker, art editor
Bib ID 2473740
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Online Versions
Description Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1919 
xiv, 153 p. [51] p. of plates : ill. (some col., some folded), maps (some col.), ports. (some col.) ; 27 cm. 
Notes

"Australian in Palestine is in no sense intended as a complete picture of the Australian's part in the Great Campaign. It is merely a soldiers' book produced almost entirely by soldiers in the field under active service conditions" -- Editor's note.

Library's FERG/4150 copy is a presentation copy inscribed to John Ferguson from [his brother] Eustace Ferguson; includes advertising poster, press notice and order form all loosely inserted at rear.

Library's N copy is stamped, 'Commonwealth Parliament Library' and 'Commonwealth of Australia, Library of the Parliament, 1 OCT 1919, 42889'.

Library's NL copy half bound in leather and cloth with five raised bands and gilt decorations; bound with overset matter, including linen-backed folded sheet with views "From General Chaytors HD, QTS after the Battle of Bir El Abd', 'The Field of Battle for Richon Le Zion, Morning 15th Nov.' and 'The Battle of Beersheba drawn for Anzac Mtd Div HD QTS Khashim Zana'.

Library's HER 1248 copy has partially detached cover.

Includes colour photographs by Frank Hurley.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-7612420

FERG copy from Ferguson First World War, 1914-1919 pamphlet collection.

Cited In

Dornbusch, C.E. Australian military bibliography, 242A

Subjects World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Palestine.  |  World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, Australian.
Other authors/contributors Gullett, Henry, Sir, 1878-1940  |  Barrett, Charles, 1879-1959  |  Barker, David, 1888-1946
Exhibited Library's FERG/4150 copy exhibited: “The Sell: Australian Advertising, 1790s to 1990s”, National Library of Australia, 23 November 2016 - 25 April 2017. 

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NLq 940.40569 AUS
Copy: NL copy (hbk)
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Nq 940.40569 AUS
Copy: N copy (hbk) - Parliament
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HER 1248
Copy: Hertz collection copy (hbk)
Main Reading Room - Held offsite
FERG/4150
Copy: Ferguson collection copy (hbk) - with related advertising material
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