THE ANZACS - This war book is the 1979 edition - original Large illustrated format ' The Anzacs ' by Patsy Adam - Smith . This author is exacting and heaps of personal veteran story input from intense research by the author with many veterans and written records throughout Australia in the mid to late 1970's . Patsy Adam-Smith read over 8000 diaries and letters to write this acclaimed best seller about Australia's First World War experience. Soldiers sought her out to tell her why they went , what they saw , and how they felt about the war. Their simple accounts are very vivid, the years had not dimmed their memories of lost comrades and the horrors of that war. This book won of the Australian book of the year in 1978. Unrivalled as the classic account of Australia's involvement in WW1. Not only Anzac Gallipoli Campaign but follows the AIF through all WW1 Campaigns France Flanders Egypt and the Light Horse Middle East. Australian history Fromelles Pozieres Bapaume First Bullecourt Second Bullecourt Messines Passchendaele Menin Road Polygon Wood Broodseinde Ridge 3rd Battle of Ypres Arras - St-Quentin - Amiens Villers-Bretonneux Battle of Dernancourt Messines Le Hamel Mont St Quentin Montbrehain . THE CLASSIC ACCOUNT OF THE MEN WHO GAVE BIRTH TO THE ANZAC LEGEND
Has been plastic covered since new (can be removed) otherwise no major problems
Weight in grams:
Cover Soft (SB) or Hardback (HB):
Heavy Hard Boards with Dust Jacket
Nominal Roll ? :-
no - but has extensive personal names of soldiers and their operations throughout text.