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Main Title: The path of infinite sorrow : the Japanese on the Kokoda Track / Craig Collie & Hajime Marutani. Book Cover
Author: Collie, Craig.
Marutani, Hajime
Imprint: Allen & Unwin, 2009.
Collation: 324 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., portraits, maps, notes, bib., index, pbk ; 24 cm.
Summary: On Ioribaiwa Ridge -- Empire and emperor -- Road to total war -- From the mountains to the sea -- Forward base Rabaul -- Taking of Kokoda -- Fateful delay -- Milne Bay -- To the end of the line -- 'Change the marching direction' -- Buying time -- General Horii's last stand -- Dug in on swampland -- Madness and desperation -- On the track to Sanananda -- Buna falls -- Evacuation -- Long journey home -- Out of the ashes -- Path of infinite sorrow.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945
Kokoda Track (Papua New Guinea)
Prisoners of war
Military history
New Guinea
ISBN: 9781741758399 (pbk.)
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 940.542 KOK COL Available