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An Awkward Truth: The Bombing of Darwin, February 1942 Paperback – 15 Oct 2011

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  • Paperback: 282 pages
  • Publisher: Allen & Unwin (15 Oct. 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 174237607X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1742376073
  • Product Dimensions: 12.7 x 2 x 20.3 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.5 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 2,079,554 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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-Grose's compassionate, honest and vivid account . . . deserves to be widely read.- --Sun-Herald

"Grose's compassionate, honest and vivid account . . . deserves to be widely read." --Sun-Herald --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.

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The compelling and very human story of the first foreign assault on Australian soil since settlement - the attack on Darwin by the Japanese in February, 1942. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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