David Horner's Australia and the New World Order: Volume 2 (Official PDF

By David Horner

This quantity of the respectable historical past of Australian Peacekeeping, Humanitarian and Post-Cold conflict Operations is the 1st complete examine of Australia's function within the peacekeeping and peace enforcement operations that built on the finish of the chilly struggle. It recounts very important missions together with Namibia (1989-90), Iran (1988-90) and Pakistan/Afghanistan (1989-93), and focuses totally on Australia's response to Iraq's invasion of Kuwait in 1990, together with its maritime interception operations, and its debatable participation within the 1991 Gulf warfare. With unique entry to Australian govt documents and during wide interviews, David Horner explains the high-level political heritage to those actions and analyses the behavior of the missions. He brings to existence the little-known, but striking tales of many people who took half. this is often an authoritative and compelling heritage of the way individuals of the Australian Defence strength engaged with the area at a vital time in foreign affairs.

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