A Very Rude Awakening

A Very Rude Awakening

The Night the Japanese Midget Subs Came to Sydney Harbour

Book - 2007
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In May of 1942, the war seemed very far away to most Sydneysiders - until the night the three Japanese midget submarines crept into the harbour and caused an unforgettable night of mayhem, high farce, chaos and courage. A ground-breaking new look at one of the most extraordinary stories of Australia at war.
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : 2007
ISBN: 9781741752199
Branch Call Number: ANF 940.545952 GROS
Characteristics: 320 p. : ill. ; 23 cm


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MsMarple Apr 23, 2010

A very interesting account of how easy it was for Japanese planes and subs to prepare and implement a bombing action in Sydney during the second world war. Easy to read.

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