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By Peter Thompson

From Tobruk to the conflict of Crete - the recent bestseller from the writer of Pacific Fury.

Anzac Fury commemorates the sixty fifth anniversary of the top of worldwide struggle II in Europe whilst 8900 Anzac prisoners of conflict captured in Greece and Crete have been published from captivity. In 2010 will probably be precisely 70 years because the second AIF arrived within the center East to start their notable adventures in battles opposed to the German and Italian armies in North Africa, mainland Greece and Crete ahead of the outbreak of the Pacific warfare.

Written by way of a super storyteller, Anzac Fury tells the riveting tale of ways the mythical Anzac Corps used to be reformed within the warmth of conflict in the course of global battle II to struggle a strong and cruel foe. Dramatically combining own thoughts with strive against motion, Anzac Fury supplies voice to the stories of younger Australians and New Zealanders who have been despatched on Churchill's orders from the successful battlefields of Libya on a disastrous venture to Greece and Crete.

A significant other quantity to the acclaimed 2008 ebook Pacific Fury, this publication celebrates the Anzac spirit of sacrifice, mateship, braveness and patience that sustained the hot Anzacs throughout the darkest days of the war.

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