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Karl James

Karl James is a Senior Historian in the Military History Section of the Australian War Memorial, specialising in Australia’s involvement in the Second World War. He is also a Departmental Visitor with the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre at the Australian National University, Canberra, and the author of The hard slog: Australians in the Bougainville campaign, 1944–45.

Books from this author
Double Diamonds
August 2016
During the Second World War, in the mountains and jungles of Timor, Bougainville and New Guinea, Australian commando units fought arduous campaigns against the Japanese.