Phillip Bradley

A scientist by profession, Phillip Bradley, author of the groundbreaking Hell's Battlefield, has had a lifetime interest in military history. His books are characterised by an intimate knowledge gained from his many trips to battlefields around the world, complemented by his archival research skills. His sixth book, Charles Bean's Gallipoli, draws on the author's on-the-ground research at Gallipoli, his detailed study of Charles Bean's diaries and his extensive network of private photo collections.

Books by Phillip Bradley

The Battle for Shaggy Ridge

Published: August 2021

An enlightening re-examination of an important campaign following the experiences of the men from both sides.

D-Day New Guinea

Published: April 2019

The most complete telling of one of the most significant campaigns of the Pacific War and Australia's role in it.

Australian Light Horse

Published: October 2016

The story of the famous Australian Light Horse in the desert campaigns of World War 1.

Hell's Battlefield

Published: September 2013

The first single volume history to cover all the battles fought by the Australians against the Japanese in Papua New Guinea.

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