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The Resource Voyage to Gallipoli, Peter Plowman

Voyage to Gallipoli, Peter Plowman

Label
Voyage to Gallipoli
Title
Voyage to Gallipoli
Statement of responsibility
Peter Plowman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the commencement of World War I in 1914 Australia had only been a nation for 13 years and the RAN was only three years old (NZ had been a dominion for 7 years and had no independent navy). As young men rushed to enlist, the governments of both countries had to find ways of transporting them to a war being fought half a world away and protect them against German raiders en route. It was a massive undertaking. In Voyage to Gallipoli maritime historian Peter Plowman takes the story from the planning stages and the requisition of ships through to the Gallipoli landing of 25 April 1915. It cov
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Plowman, Peter
Dewey number
940.41294
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
D568.3
LC item number
.P66 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military history
  • Gallipoli Peninsula (Turkey)
  • HISTORY
  • Military history
  • Turkey
Label
Voyage to Gallipoli, Peter Plowman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • INTRODUCTION; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; 1. War is Declared; 2. The Naval Fleets in the Pacific; 3. The First Troop Movement; 4. Seizing the Islands; 5. Gathering the Troops -- Australia; 6. Gathering the Troops -- New Zealand; 7. Preparing the Ships; 8. False Start; 9. The Long Wait; 10. From New Zealand to Albany; 11. Around the Coast to Albany; 12. Departure; 13. The Voyage Begins; 14. The Voyage of the Emden; 15. The Battle of the Cocos Islands; 16. After the Battle; 17. To Colombo; 18. From Colombo to Aden; 19. A Change of Destination; 20. Arrival in Egypt; 21. The Voyage of the Kyarra
  • 22. The Second Contingent23. The Second Convoy; 24. To Lemnos; 25. To Gallipoli; Appendix 1: Details of Australian Transports; Appendix 2: Details of New Zealand Transports; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
859161543
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781922013903
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
163c366e-1b60-4470-bf15-890f070ffc2a
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)859161543
Label
Voyage to Gallipoli, Peter Plowman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • INTRODUCTION; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; 1. War is Declared; 2. The Naval Fleets in the Pacific; 3. The First Troop Movement; 4. Seizing the Islands; 5. Gathering the Troops -- Australia; 6. Gathering the Troops -- New Zealand; 7. Preparing the Ships; 8. False Start; 9. The Long Wait; 10. From New Zealand to Albany; 11. Around the Coast to Albany; 12. Departure; 13. The Voyage Begins; 14. The Voyage of the Emden; 15. The Battle of the Cocos Islands; 16. After the Battle; 17. To Colombo; 18. From Colombo to Aden; 19. A Change of Destination; 20. Arrival in Egypt; 21. The Voyage of the Kyarra
  • 22. The Second Contingent23. The Second Convoy; 24. To Lemnos; 25. To Gallipoli; Appendix 1: Details of Australian Transports; Appendix 2: Details of New Zealand Transports; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
859161543
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781922013903
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
163c366e-1b60-4470-bf15-890f070ffc2a
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)859161543

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