Australian Memories in Black and White: War

Australian Memories in Black and White: War

by Carol Fallows and Peter Cosgrove

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 01/08/2005

The third book in the Australian Memories series commemorates the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II. This collection of stills from the Cinesound and Movietone Newsreel Archive, published for the first time, captures Australians at war as they fought at home and abroad for their country from the Kokoda Trail in New Guinea and the legendary Rats of Tobruk in North Africa to the bombing of Darwin and the shelling of Sydney Harbour. Cinesound and Movietone newsreels played in Australian cinemas from 1931 to 1975. The Cinesound and Movietone Newsreel Archive is permanently accessible to the public. It is inscribed on the Australian Memory of the World Register, a global UNESCO program. OTHER TITLES IN SERIES *Australian Memories in Black and White (cased first edition), *Fashion (April 05), *Australian Memories in Black and White (paperback second edition) (October 05), *Women (April 06), *Sport (August 06), *Entertainment (November 06)
General & world history
Paperback / softback
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Murdoch Books
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