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Title:Other People's Wars: A History of Australian Peacekeeping
Price:AUD$24.95 (about USD$18.90)
ISBN:9781865086514
Item ID:P002-7515
Quantity:1
Publisher:Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 2004
Edition:First
Binding:Softcover (Stiff Boards)
Condition:Near Fine
Allen & Unwin, 2004, Softcover (Stiff Boards), Book Condition: Near Fine, First

First impression. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 312 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. This book is available and ready to be shipped.. Australians have been involved in more conflicts as peacekeepers than as belligerents. This is a part of our history which every Australian citizen, and every school child, should know. Every Australian peacekeeping operation is here, with incisive accounts of the causes of the conflict, the aims of the multinational intervention, the Australian contribution, and the story of what happened. The book treats United Nations and non-UN operations alike and as well as describing the role of the military, it gives full coverage to missions where Australia sent civilian police. Other People's Wars highlights the diversity of Australia's peacekeepers: military observers tramping up mountains in Kashmir, or being shot at in Jerusalem; helicopters in the Sinai, RAN ships in the Persian Gulf; Army engineers in Namibia, doctors in Rwanda, signallers in Cambodia, infantry in Somalia and East Timor; civilian police in Cyprus and civilian peace monitors on Bougainville. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Military & Warfare; Australia; Politics & Government, Current Affairs. ISBN: 1865086517. ISBN/EAN: 9781865086514. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 7515.
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