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Author McKerrow, John.
Title The American Occupation of Australia, 1941-45 : a Marriage of Necessity.
Imprint Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013.

Author McKerrow, John.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Australia.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Australia.
Americans -- Australia -- History -- 20th century.
Australians -- United States -- History.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Australia.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Australia -- History.
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Australia -- Ethnic relations.
Australia -- Relations -- United States.
United States -- Relations -- Australia.
Description 1 online resource (266 pages)
Summary Over 120,000 American troops were stationed in Australia during the Second World War. Hundreds of thousands more passed through the country between 1941 and 1945. Because of Japan's conquest of the Philippines in 1942, Australia was transformed into the principle base for the United States Army in the Southwest Pacific. This American occupation of an allied country resulted in several areas of tension between friends. The examination of these ""fault lines, "" which have, for the most part, rece ...
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781443850780 (electronic bk.)
1443850780 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 855505143
Additional Format Print version: McKerrow, John. American Occupation of Australia, 1941-45 : A Marriage of Necessity. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, ©2013 9781443847278

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