Gallipoli

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Pan Macmillan, 2002 - Gallipoli Peninsula (Turkey) - 600 pages
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Examines the experiences of the soldiers of all nationalities who fought at the Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey, in 1915, during World War I, as well as the men who led them. First published in hardcover in 2001. Recounts the details of the Gallipoli campaign, from the grand military and political strategies to the squalid realities of the front line. Includes maps, illustrations, endnotes, select bibliography and index. Author has been editor of the 'Age', editor-in-chief of the Herald and Weekly Times group, and visiting lecturer in journalism at RMIT University. He received the 1971 Walkley Award and the 1993 Graham Perkin Australian Journalist of the Year Award.

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User Review  - Max - Goodreads

A really good book, which gives a general overview of the campaign. The book is primarily based on secondary sources (like memoirs) not on the primary documents. Sometimes it seems to be a bit judging and lacks objectivity. Read full review

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User Review  - Trevor Hall - Goodreads

A remarkable piece of research, a remarkable documentation of a remarkable story. I read Carlyon's Gallipoli after coming to Australia five years ago. As a Pom, I wish I'd read it earlier because it ... Read full review

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