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Blue water Kiwis : New Zealand's naval story / Matthew Wright.

By: Wright, Matthew, 1962-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland [N.Z.] : Reed, c 2001Description: 237 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), ports ; 27 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0790008173.Subject(s): New Zealand. Royal New Zealand Navy -- History | New Zealand. Royal New Zealand Navy -- History -- 20th century | New Zealand. Royal New Zealand Navy | Navies | World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, New Zealand | New Zealand -- History, Naval
Contents:
1. "The Russians are coming" -- The great war -- The locust years 1921-39 -- Second world war -- Pacific crisis 1941-45 -- Korea and the cold war -- Frigate navy -- Age of reform
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Blue water Kiwis is a fascinating account of the human. political and economic pressures that have driven the development of the "blue water" branch of New Zealand's Defence Force.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

1. "The Russians are coming" -- 2. The great war -- 3. The locust years 1921-39 -- 4. Second world war -- 5. Pacific crisis 1941-45 -- 6. Korea and the cold war -- 7. Frigate navy -- 8. Age of reform

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