By Peter Edwards
Was Vietnam a case of Australia battling ‘other people’s wars’? have been we actually ‘all the best way’ with the USA? How legitimate was once the ‘domino theory’? Did the Australian forces advance new tactical tools in prior Southeast Asian conflicts, and simply how profitable have been they opposed to the unyielding enemy in Vietnam?
In this landmark publication, award-winning historian Peter Edwards skilfully unravels the complexities of the worldwide chilly warfare, decolonisation in Southeast Asia and Australian family politics to supply new, usually excellent, solutions to those questions.
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