Gallipoli Mission :: C. E. W. (Charles Edwin Woodrow) Bean soon to be presented for sale on the exceptional BookLovers of Bath web site!
Crows Nest: Austratlian Broadcasting Corporation, 1990, Paperback.
Includes: Plans of battle; Line drawings; Black & white photographs; Appendices (7);
From the cover: Every soldier in war wants to know what is on the other side of the front line, who the troops are, where the defences are, what is the lie of the land.
In Gallipoli in 1915, confined to their hard-won toehold on the edge of the peninsula and so close to the Turkish trenches that they could hear their enemies conversations, the Anzacs, too, longed to know more.
As soon as the war was over Charles Bean, the Australian correspondent, travelled to Gal…
Introduction by: Bill Gammage
Good+. Edges of the textblock heavily age-toned. The contents clean and bright despite the limited age-toning.
(xx) 401 pages. Index. C Format (8½” x 5¼”).
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