The Penguin Book of New Zealanders at War

Author(s): Gavin McLean, Ian McGibbon & Kynan Gentry

NZ Non-fiction

The New Zealand Wars of the 1840s and 1860s, other nineteenth-century military encounters, the South African War, the First and Second World Wars, Korea, Malaya, Vietnam, the Gulf War, modern-day peacekeeping ...The Penguin Book of New Zealanders at War contains the best, widest range of published and non-published written material on our people in warfare. This is a soldier's book - thus letters, diaries, journalists' reports, memoirs. The focus is on actual experience and on human responses to war. A vast array of personal experiences is covered, including POWs, the home front, medical/nursing efforts, as well as coverage of conscientious objectors. DoP September 2009, Auckland Trade Paperback


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780143008439
  • : Penguin Group (NZ)
  • : Penguin Books (NZ)
  • : January 2009
  • : 230 x 152mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Gavin McLean, Ian McGibbon & Kynan Gentry
  • : Paperback
  • : 1st Edition
  • : 355.00993
  • : Very Good
  • : 496
  • : Warfare & defence; Australasian & Pacific history: postwar, from c 1945 -
  • : BxW photographs