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By Peter Dean

The years 1944 and 1945 have been pivotal within the improvement of Australia's method of technique through the moment global battle and past. whereas the most battlefront of the Pacific battle had moved extra north, Australian air, land and sea forces endured to make an important contribution to the Allied crusade and in the direction of attaining Australia's strategic pursuits and goals. In New Guinea, Australian operations secured territories and published males from carrier, whereas in Borneo a hugely winning crusade was once clouded by means of doubtful reasons and questionable technique. Australia 1944–45: Victory within the Pacific examines this complicated and engaging interval, which has been mostly under-represented in Australian army heritage. Peter Dean leads a staff of extremely popular army historians in assessing Australian, Allied and jap thoughts, the behavior of the campaigns within the Southwest Pacific zone and Australia's major position in attaining victory.

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