Dr Adrian Threlfall is a lecturer at Victoria University and a member of the education team at Melbourne's Shrine of Remembrance. Jungle Warriors is his first book.
Published: March 2014
Australians are acknowledged as being among the best, if not the best, jungle fighters. This fascinating and revealing history explores how the Australian soldier evolved from being trained for and fighting European and desert wars, fought in open country often by large numbers of troops, to the very close warfare of jungle combat.