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Sudan : 1885 / Michael Tyquin
Bib ID 6810934
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Tyquin, Michael, author
 
Description Sydney, New South Wales : Big Sky Publishing, 2014 
©2011 
vii, 159 pages : illustrations (some colour), maps, portraits, facsimiles ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 9781922132994 (paperback)
Series

Australian Army campaigns series ; 15.

Summary

The involvement of an Australian colonial military force in Britain's Egyptian campaigns between 1883 and 1885 was very short, extending for only five months overall, including the pre-deployment phase. Consequently its influence on these campaigns was insignificant. Nevertheless, our involvement in the Sudan in 1885 is part of Australia's military history. This book provides the context for Australia's involvement in the Sudan, and follows operations chronologically.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (page 154) and index.

Subjects Great Britain. Army -- Colonial forces -- Australia -- History -- 19th century.  |  New South Wales. Army. Sudan Contingent.  |  Sudan -- History -- 1881-1899.  |  Sawākin (Sudan) -- History, Military.  |  Sudan -- History -- 1821-1881.  |  Australia -- History, Military -- 1788-1900.  |  Egypt -- History -- British occupation, 1882-1936.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Australia. Department of Defence. Army History Unit
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