Invasion of Sydney: Fears and Counter-measures of an Isolated Colony

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Halstead Press, 2015 - Coast defenses - 165 pages
Anxieties about foreign invasion were taken so seriously in colonial Sydney that glancing round the Harbour one still sees many reminders of obsolete measures. Its just as well no real enemy put Sydneys big guns and forts to the test. The book quotes many scathing appraisals of their uselessness by contemporary experts. But costly and spectacular ......

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