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Grand Deception : Churchill and the Dardanelles (Hardcover) (Tom Curran)

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The century that has elapsed since the 1915 Dardanelles campaign has done little to quell the debate that rages over its inglorious end. The origins of the campaign are likewise the subject of ongoing scrutiny, particularly the role of the First Sea Lord Winston Churchill, with whom the ill-fated campaign has been closely identified. Tom Curran's The Grand Deception: Churchill and the Dardanelles presents a detailed examination of Churchill's role in the decision-making process that led to the Gallipoli landings. Using unpublished British archival sources and a range of additional material, both contemporary and modern, Curran's meticulous research casts new light on the lead-up to a campaign that would profoundly affect Australian military history.
Number of Pages: 318
Genre: History
Sub-Genre: Military / General
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc
Author: Tom Curran
Language: English
Street Date: March 25, 2016
TCIN: 50813947
UPC: 9781925275001
Item Number (DPCI): 248-11-9730
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