The Australian Victories In France in 1918 [1st Ed]


By Lieutenant-General Sir John Monash

Scarce First Australian Printing of this account by this extraordinary military commander

In stock


  • First Edition [Hutchinson & Co, London, 1920]; viii, 352 pages; navy cloth boards, gold titling to spine, minor rubbing, front hinge split at title page [binding remains firm], photographic plate between 274-5pp evidently loose for substantial period & edges damaged but has been re-glued in correct position
  • An excellent copy of a scarce first printing
  • Published in Australasia by Gordon & Gotch
  • Numerous b&w photographic plates & colour fold-out battle maps
  • With an appendix describing 29 individual deeds of gallantry by soldiers awarded Victoria Cross medals
  • Sir John Monash was Australia’s most outstanding WW1 military commander