By Peter Thompson
Anzac Fury commemorates the sixty fifth anniversary of the top of worldwide battle II in Europe whilst 8900 Anzac prisoners of conflict captured in Greece and Crete have been published from captivity. In 2010 it is going to be precisely 70 years because the second AIF arrived within the heart East to start their awesome adventures in battles opposed to the German and Italian armies in North Africa, mainland Greece and Crete ahead of the outbreak of the Pacific battle.
Written by means of a super storyteller, Anzac Fury tells the riveting tale of ways the mythical Anzac Corps used to be reformed within the warmth of conflict in the course of global warfare II to struggle a strong and cruel foe. Dramatically combining own thoughts with wrestle motion, Anzac Fury offers voice to the stories of younger Australians and New Zealanders who have been despatched on Churchill's orders from the positive battlefields of Libya on a disastrous undertaking to Greece and Crete.
A better half quantity to the acclaimed 2008 e-book Pacific Fury, this e-book celebrates the Anzac spirit of sacrifice, mateship, braveness and patience that sustained the recent Anzacs throughout the darkest days of the war.
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Anzac Fury: The Battle of Crete 1941 by Peter Thompson