Title: Walers Go To War
Author: Farrer, Vashti
Edition: 1st Edition
Publication Date: 2001
Cover: Soft Cover without Dust Jacket – 32 pages
Comments: A story about the Australian war horses, the Walers, who went with the Australian troopers to the Boer War in South Africa and with the Light Horsemen to World War 1. Delightful illustrations, many humorous, to help younger readers understand the role of these Australian horses in wartime, the hardships suffered by the men and their horses and the special bond they shared.
Suitable for a younger audience – Primary and Secondary school level.