8vo, XVII, 600pp. Hardcover, non-price -clipped d/w in excellent condition protected by clear archival covering, text likewise in excellent condition with a neat prior owner inscription on the ffep. This is a wonderful biography of one of Australia’s greatest men and probably the greatest of its soldiers, but it is much more than a military study because he was a man of enormous intellect devoted to literature, music, theatre, languages , engineering and even Jewish scholarsip. It is a revealing, fair and unbiased portrait in all ways.imaginable. Multiple b/w photos enhance the book’s appeal.