The Architect of Victory: The Military Career of Lieutenant General Sir Frank Horton Berryman

The Architect of Victory: The Military Career of Lieutenant General Sir Frank Horton Berryman

by Peter J. Dean
     
 

Examines the career of Lieutenant General Sir Frank Berryman, one of the most important, yet relatively unknown officers in the history of the Australian Army.See more details below

Overview

Examines the career of Lieutenant General Sir Frank Berryman, one of the most important, yet relatively unknown officers in the history of the Australian Army.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521766852
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/14/2011
Series:
Australian Army History Series
Pages:
406
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; Part I. The Formative Years, 1894–1939: 1. The foundations of a military career; 2. A gunners-war; 3. The bitter-sweet years; Part II. Battle Plans and Command, 1939–1942: 4. North Africa; 5. Bardia and Tobruk; 6. Operation Exporter; Part III. The Pacific War, 1942–1945: 7. War with Japan; 8. New Guinea force; 9. Operation Postern; 10. Reconquest; 11. Two armies - two headquarters; Part IV. The Post-World War, 1946–1981: 12. All careers must come to an end; Conclusion. In reflection, 1894–1941.

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