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Published by Nautical and Aviation Publishing Company of America in Annapolis, MD .
Written in English


  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Turkey and the Gallipoli Peninsula,
  • Gallipoli Peninsula (Turkey) -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Alan Moorehead
SeriesGreat war stories series
The Physical Object
Pagination384 p. ;
Number of Pages384
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23818687M

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Oct 29,  · Gallipoli book. Read 54 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. On 25 April , Allied forces landed on the Gallipoli Peninsula in pres /5. Aug 12,  · Hi guys, could you recommend the best books for me to study regarding Gallipoli? I have Les Carlyon's book which I love reading and it has a comprehensive bibliography at the back, however I would appreciate personal recommendations for a good . Gallipoli is a Australian war drama film directed by Peter Weir and produced by Patricia Lovell and Robert Stigwood, starring Mel Gibson and Mark Lee, about several young men from rural Western Australia who enlist in the Australian Army during the First World are sent to the peninsula of Gallipoli in the Ottoman Empire (in modern-day Turkey), where they take part in the Directed by: Peter Weir. This was such an excellent book; many years ago I read "Cooper's Creek" by Alan Moorehead and loved it. I didn't know anything about the Gallipoli/Dardanelles campaign and was curious. I did read “Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill” by Candice Millard.4/5.

Feb 09,  · Gallipoli Campaign, in World War I, an Anglo-French operation against Turkey from February to January that was intended to force the mile-long Dardanelles channel and to occupy Constantinople. Learn more about the Gallipoli Campaign in this article. Gallipoli campaign, , Allied expedition in World War I for the purpose of gaining control of the Dardanelles and Bosporus straits, capturing Constantinople, and opening a Black Sea supply route to Russia. The idea of forcing the straits was originally promoted by Winston Churchill, then first lord of . Gallipoli is a seven-part Australian television drama miniseries that was telecast on the Nine Network in , the th anniversary of the Gallipoli Campaign. The series premiered on 9 February , and concluded four weeks later. It is adapted from the best-selling book Gallipoli by Les kauainenehcp.comal network: Nine Network. Jun 06,  · The Battle of Gallipoli was a World War I battle fought in Turkey between the Allied Powers and the Ottoman Empire. It was a major defeat for the Allied Powers, and led to .

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