DVD A VERY RUDE AWAKENING The Night Japanese Midget Submarines Came to Sydney
WW2 Documentary based on Peter Grose's highly-acclaimed bestselling book A Very Rude Awakening about the surprise Japanese submarine attack on Sydney in 1942. It was a disaster in almost every respect. This is a neutral, balanced, critical analysis of what did happen and why anything that could go wrong, did go wrong. We lay bare the crushing bad luck and mistakes experienced by both sides that turned best-laid military plans into an embarrassing failure with tragic loss of life on both sides. Narrated by Peter Grose. 48 minutes.
STUDY GUIDE: A VERY RUDE AWAKENING
by Roger Stitson
An appealing, engaging modern history syllabus-compliant and syllabus-enhancing study guide. A must-have for secondary and tertiary teachers and students. Roger Stitson is the foremost writer of study guides and has written over three hundred of them. This one, based on Peter Grose's best-selling book and video, makes the study of this infamous event in our history an unforgettable experience. It prompted author Roger Stitson to comment, "If only history had been taught like this when I was at school." Available here for download.
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