Description

Title: Volume II – The Story of ANZAC from 4 May, 1915, to the evacuation of the Gallipoli Peninsula

Author: Bean, C E W

Condition: Very Good

Edition: 8th Edition

Publication Date: 1939

ISBN: N/A

Cover: Hard Cover without Dust Jacket – 975 pages

Comments: Volume 2 – The Story of ANZAC (Part 2).

This volume covers the period immediately following the disastrous Gallipoli landing of 25 April 1915, up until the evacuation of Helles in January of the following year. It deals in detail with the second battle of Krithia, the repulse of the Turks, the battles of Lone Pine and Sari Bair, and the landing at Suvla Bay. It also covers Lord Kitchener’s visit to Anzac and the subsequent British Government order to evacuate Anzac and Suvla.