Title: Australia’s Involvement in Southeast Asian Conflicts 1948 – 1965 – Complete current set of 8 books.
Author: Edwards, Peter
Condition: Very Good to Mint
Edition: 1st Edition
Publication Date(s): Various
Cover: Hard Cover with Dust Jacket
Comments: Australia’s Involvement in Southeast Asian Conflicts 1948 – 1965 – Complete current set of 8 books. Very rare to find a complete set these days. Many of these titles are now scarce and out of print.
Professor Peter Edwards was appointed official historian in 1982 to produce the current official history series on Australia’s invovement in Southeast Asian conflicts from 1948 to 1975. This nine-volume series covers the longest period of any of the official histories and deals with the Malayan Emergency (1948-1960), the Indonesian-Malaysian Confrontation (1963-1966) and the Vietnam War (1962-1972). Eight of the nine volumes have been released so far. In keeping with the previous official histories, this series covers Australian combat operations by all three services as well as the areas of strategy, diplomacy, home front politics and society, and medical matters.