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Download Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham ç PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Free download Ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ä Paul Ham Read Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham Nts Kokoda intimately relates the stories of ordinary soldiers in 'the world's worst killing field' and examines the role of commanders in sending ill euipped unualified Australian troops into battles that resulted in near 100 per cent casualty rates It was a war without mercy fought back and forth along 90 miles 145 km of river crossings steep inclines and precipitous descents with both sides wracked by hunger and disease and terrified Very interesting and readable I spent a lot of time in the USA and visited Pacific War Museums in New Orleans and in Texas in Admiral Nimitz s hometown From memory this campaign didn t get much mention in either place I suppose the Guadalcanal battles took all the attention as these were American affairs and the role of Australians in this period of the war is naturally of less interest to Americans but this story is worth knowing and this account of it is very well written

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Download Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham ç PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Free download Ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ä Paul Ham Read Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham Of falling into enemy hands Defeat was unthinkable the Australian soldier was fighting for his homeland against an unyielding aggressor; the Japanese ordered to fight to the death in a bid to conuer 'Greater East Asia' Paul Ham captures the spirits of those soldiers and commanders who clashed in this war of exceptional savagery and tells of the brave souls on both sides of the campaign whose courage and sacrifices must never be forgotten Ham s account of the Allied experience on Kokoda diligently researched grippingly told and still highly relevant goes a long way to revealing the horrors of the battlefield It is to be regretted that Ham s own bias his contempt for MacArthur simplification of the New Guinean porters and disdain for the Japanese soldiers occasionally shines through however once overcome the reader can again be glad of the meticulous research including interviews with veterans and thrilling narrative

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Download Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham ç PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Free download Ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ä Paul Ham Read Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham For the first time ever the compelling story of the infamous Kokoda Track campaign has been told from both sides of the conflictIn a uniue and balanced portrayal renowned journalist Paul Ham recounts both the Australian and Japanese perspectives of the events on the hellish Papuan jungle trail where thousands fought and died during World War II Based on extensive research in Australia and Japan and including previously unpublished docume This is the by far the best book to read if you want to learn and understand what Australian and Japanese soldiers endured during one of the worst campaigns in the Pacific during World War Two The main story covers the infamous Kokoda Track campaign and is told from both sides of the conflict offering a balanced portrayal The story is well told and the book moves along at a fast pace which isn t bad for a military history book Detailed research and a gripping horrible account of terrible battles fought in hellish terrain The author ensures that Australian and Japanese perspectives of the hellish Papuan jungle trail are presented in a non bias light


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    EBOOK Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham Read Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham This is the by far the best book to read if you want to learn and understand what Australian and Japanese soldiers endured during one of the worst campaigns in the Pacific during World War Two The main story covers the infamous Kokoda Track campaign and is told from both sides of the conflict offering a balanced portrayal The story is well

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    EBOOK Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham With Kokoda Paul Ham crafted a striking account of World War II as it played out in the forbidding hills and jungles of Papua New Guinea Ham relied heavily on firsthand accounts – field reports journals diaries letters – as well as interviews with survivors both Australian and Japanese Even if he occasionally lapsed into bald Aussie flag waving his effort nevertheless must rank among the best on the campaign that defined Australia's r

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    Read Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham EBOOK Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham I uite enjoy learning about history from a different ie non American perspective and learning about the war in the Pacific has personal meaning for me because my great uncle was a POW in JapanBut it was especially interesting to be listening to this audiobook and learn about General MacArthur's role in WWII and his personality act

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    EBOOK Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham Read Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham SUMMARY of ReviewHam’s Kokoda is an excellent account of the Kokoda Track and battles in Papua The reader will gain an excellent understanding of the torturous conditions of this battle as well as the disorganized and egotistical leadership involved in the Pacific theater during the outset of the war Ham uses an exceptionally large list of

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    Paul Ham ä 5 Download Free download Ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ä Paul Ham EBOOK Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham Very interesting and readable I spent a lot of time in the USA and visited Pacific War Museums in New Orleans and in Texas in Admiral Nimitz's hometown From memory this campaign didn't get much mention in either place I suppose the Guadalcanal battles took all the attention as these were American affairs and the role of Australians in this period of the war is naturally of less interest to Americans but this story is worth knowing and th

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    Read Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham EBOOK Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham Interesting read perhaps a bit of a misnamed book as it is a history of Australia preparation or lack of preparation for the war in the Pacific and the whole Papua New Guinea campaign It is a well researched book and a goodread The only minor issue I feel the author some times gets on his soapbox and lectures to the reader on what is good background but not totally relevant to this books scope

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    EBOOK Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham I listened to the audio version of this book Though I have not read other books on Kokoda I believe I would be fai

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    EBOOK Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham Free download Ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ä Paul Ham Paul Ham ä 5 Download This is just a fantastically well balanced and educational telling of the events at Kokoda during WW2 The array of stories and the different dimensions it covers are truly comprehensive A great read Albeit a long one

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    EBOOK Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham Free download Ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ä Paul Ham Ham's account of the Allied experience on Kokoda diligently researched grippingly told and still highly relevant goes a long way to re

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    EBOOK Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham I was tempted to rate this book 4 stars but there were too many bothersome things for me Consider this a 35 star ratingOverall this is a solid book on the fighting in New Guinea between the Allies primarily the A

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  • Paperback
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  • Kokoda AUTHOR Paul Ham
  • Paul Ham
  • en
  • 15 July 2018
  • 9780732282325