The Battle of Brisbane: Australia and America at War by Robert Macklin
Approx. 104,170 words.
Published on October 25, 2011 by
For two days in November 1942, the city of Brisbane became a war zone when Australian servicemen attacked American troops. Drawing on eyewitness accounts and unpublished documents, the authors strip away the sentimental gloss to reveal the startling truth about the shameful 48 hours when the Allies went to war with each other.