1914: The Year the World Ended

1914: The Year the World Ended1914: The Year the World Ended by Paul Ham
ISBN: 1864711426
Published by Random House Australia on October 1st 2013
Genres: Military
Pages: 704

Len's Summary: One of a large number of recent works, many of them pot-boilers, covering the outbreak of war. I recommend other books such as those by Christopher Clark and Margaret MacMillan.

Beneath Hill 60

Beneath Hill 60Beneath Hill 60 by Will Davies
ISBN: 9781448125265
Published by Random House Australia on 2010
Genres: History, Military, World War I, World
Pages: 288

Len's Summary: Just released as a motion picture in Australia, this recounts the story of Australian miners digging a massive mine under German trenches on Hill 60 in Flanders 1916.

Monash: The Outsider Who Won a War – a Biography of Australias Greatest Military Commander

Monash: The Outsider Who Won a War – a Biography of Australias Greatest Military CommanderMonash: The Outsider Who Won a War - a Biography of Australias Greatest Military Commander by Roland Perry
ISBN: 1741668476
Published by Random House Australia on 2007
Genres: Australia & New Zealand, Biography & Autobiography, Military, World War I

Len's Summary: Reprint of a biographical history first published in 2004 examining the career of Lt. General Sir John Monash, commander of the Anzac Corps. Won a major Australian book prize despite mixed reviews.

Somme Mud: War Experiences of an Infantryman in France, 1914-1919

Somme Mud: War Experiences of an Infantryman in France, 1914-1919Somme Mud: War Experiences of an Infantryman in France, 1914-1919 by Edward P.F. Lynch, Will Davies
ISBN: 1741668948
Published by Random House Australia on April 1st 2008
Genres: Biography & Autobiography, General, History, Military, World War I, World, Technology & Engineering, Military Science
Pages: 368

Len's Summary: Memoir of a British veteran first published in 2006. // War memoir of an Australian written in 1921 and only now published.