The Resource The Kokoda Campaign 1942 : myth and reality, Peter Williams, (electronic resource)

The Kokoda Campaign 1942 : myth and reality, Peter Williams, (electronic resource)

Label
The Kokoda Campaign 1942 : myth and reality
Title
The Kokoda Campaign 1942
Title remainder
myth and reality
Statement of responsibility
Peter Williams
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The fighting on the Kokoda track in WWII is second only to Gallipoli in the Australian national consciousness. In this important book, the author explains what really happened on the Kokoda track in 1942
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
940.542651
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Kokoda Campaign 1942 : myth and reality, Peter Williams, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Internet resourcesINDEX
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 248-290) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; The Kokoda Campaign 1942: Myth and reality; Series Page; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; PHOTOGRAPHS; MAPS; TABLES; KEY TO MILITARY SYMBOLS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; NOTE ON THE TEXT; GLOSSARY; CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER 2 STRATEGY; AIRFIELDS AND AIRCRAFT CARRIERS; A DEFENSIVE STRATEGY; THE BATTLE OF THE CORAL SEA; CHAPTER 3 MILITARY INTELLIGENCE; CHAPTER 4 THE NANKAI SHITAI; CHAPTER 5 FROM THE LANDING TO DENIKI; OIVI; FIRST KOKODA; SECOND KOKODA; DENIKI; CASUALTIES; CHAPTER 6 ISURAVA; THE AUSTRALIANS; THE JAPANESE; ISURAVA; CASUALTIES; COMMAND AND CONCLUSIONS
  • 5 FROM THE LANDING TO DENIKI6 ISURAVA; 7 GUADALCANAL AND MILNE BAY; 8 THE JAPANESE BUILD-UP; 9 FIRST EORA-TEMPLETON'S; 10 EFOGI; 11 IORIBAIWA; 12 JAPANESE ARTILLERY; 13 MALARIA AND DYSENTERY; 14 THE JAPANESE SUPPLY CRISIS; 15 SECOND EORA-TEMPLETON'S; 16 OIVI-GORARI; 17 THE WAR IN THE AIR; 18 CONCLUSION; NOTE ON SOURCES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INTERVIEWS; SOURCES IN JAPAN; National Institute for Defence Studies; National Diet Library; Japanese articles; SOURCES IN AUSTRALIA; Australian War Memorial; National Archives of Australia; National Library of Australia; BOOKS; Journal articles
  • Captured foodthe effect of the supply crisis; chapter 15 second eora-templeton's; the japanese retreat from ioribaiwa; second eora; forces engaged; the first period of fighting; the second period of fighting; the third period of fighting; casualties; the relief of general allen; chapter 16 oivi-gorari; the japanese; the australians; oivi-gorari; casualties; reasons for the japanese defeat; the end of the port moresby plan; chapter 17 the war in the air; chapter 18 conclusion; note on sources; notes; 1 introduction; 2 strategy; 3 military intelligence; 4 the nankai shitai
  • Chapter 7 guadalcanal and milne baymilne bay; the kokoda front; guadalcanal, milne bay and the kokoda myth; chapter 8 the japanese build-up; the supply line from rabaul to giruwa; from giruwa to kokoda; local food sources; chapter 9 first eora-templeton's; the japanese; the australians; first eora; casualties; the advance to efogi; chapter 10 efogi; forces engages; the attack; casualties; command; chapter 11 ioribaiwa; the australians; the japanese; ioribaiwa; casualties; command; chapter 12 japanese artillery; chapter 13 malaria and dysentery; chapter 14 the japanese supply crisis
Control code
ocn862614599
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (324 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781107478398
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b30226569
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)862614599
  • eblnew1107478391

Library Locations

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