The Empire Strikes South Japan's Air War Against Northern Australia 1942-45 By Dr Tom Lewis OAM
All about the bombing campaign against the Northern Territory. The Japanese bombed targets throughout the war. As commander Mitsuo Fuchida said, "If ever a sledgehammer was used to crack an egg it was then." Referring to the use of the carrier force against Darwin.
Got 2 new books one called Dreams of Joy, about a 19 year old girl living in LA that runs off to Communist China in the late 1950s to find her biological father and throws her self to the country's New Society. And her mother tries to find her in the big cities to rural village and confronts old demons of her past.
Second book is Quotations from Mao Zedong and i have been putting little Post-It notes of quotes I find particularly importance or interest.
Don't worry, I have haven't become a communist. My mom and my grandma (mom's side) grew up under Mao and, it was tough times for them so i want to get know what it was like in that time. Another thing is that some of my friend's on twitter follow or retweet a lot of communist people online. So I want to prod and pick at their minds.
Erwin Rommel - "Give me American supply lines, British planes, German officers and Canadian troops, and I can take over the world".