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Monash and Chauvel: Australia’s two greatest generals

Monash and Chauvel: How Australia’s two greatest generals changed the course of world history by Roland Perry is a big, comprehensive biography of two generals who, even if their exploits do not quite live up to the subtitle’s hyperbole, certainly had a big impact on the course of the First World War. … Read the full post »