By Michael Challinger

In November 1918, as global warfare i used to be coming to a detailed, a gaggle of Australian males signed up for extra battling. This time, the enemy used to be Russian Bolsheviks. Challinger tells the tale of ways this staff of a hundred and fifty Aussies used to be seconded to assist to guard the British from a rearguard assault and have become embroiled in what was once to turn into the Russian revolutio

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