An Awkward Truth: The Bombing of Darwin, February 1942
2009. First edition, first printing. A near fine paperback copy with the only marking a previous owners details to the front page.
The compelling and very human story of the first foreign assault on Australian soil since settlement - the attack on Darwin by the Japanese in February, 1942.
Peter Grose is a former publisher at Secker & Warburg, founder of Curtis Brown Australia, and was until recently the chairman of ACP (UK). He is the author of A Very Rude Awakening published by Allen & Unwin in 2007.