Contains Peter Pinney's writings of his New Guinea campaigns, published as The Barbarians, The Devil's Garden, Solomon Islands Diary, and The Glass Canon, now in one volume.
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Book Description University of Queensland Press, 1998. Softcover. Book Condition: VG+ (Very Good plus). Johnno's illicit diary was a gesture of defiance towards his detested military overlords. More than a memoir, this classic trilogy of jungle warfare has been described as one of the most savage and compassionate accounts of the Australian fighting man in action. A 'must read' title about combat in New Guinea during World War 2. pp. 227, maps #220116/0517 Texta marks on inside of front cover. World War II ( Please note: Over standard weight. Overseas orders via ABE Books may incur additional postage charges. We will contact you prior to processing order to request your approval.). Bookseller Inventory # 10968