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Churchill and Australia / Graham Freudenberg
Bib ID 4402464
Format BookBook
Author
Freudenberg, Graham (Norman Graham), 1934-2019
 
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Description Sydney : Pan Macmillan, 2008 
viii, 613 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9781405038706
Summary

Summary: Winston Churchill was a titan of the 20th century, universally acknowledged as one of the greatest leaders of his age. Yet his relationship with Australia was a fraught one, tainted by the military failure of the Gallipoli campaign in WWI and the disaster of Singapore in WWII. -- Publisher details.

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: 1 'Our account with the Boers' 8
  • 2 'I am a glow-worm' 19
  • 3 'Commence hostilities...' 37
  • 4 'Australia will be there' 57
  • 5 'An excess of imagination' 68
  • 6 'Only dig, dig, dig' 87
  • 7 'The last and finest crusade' 108
  • 8 'True to the Empire' 120
  • 9 'Mr Churchill backslides' 143
  • 10 'All was to end in shame' 154
 
Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 539-598.

Subjects Churchill, Winston Sir, 1874-1965.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Diplomatic history.  |  Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century.  |  Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Australia.  |  Australia -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain.  |  Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965  |  Great Britain - Politics and government - 20th century  |  Great Britain - Foreign relations - Australia  |  Australia - Foreign relations - Great Britain

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