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Looking forward, looking back : customs and traditions of the Australian Army / Christopher Jobson.

By: Jobson, Christopher, 1946-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Wavell Heights, QLD : Big Sky Publishing, 2009Edition: 1st ed.Description: xiii, 234 pages ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9780980325164 (hbk.).Other title: Customs and traditions of the Australian Army.Subject(s): Australia. Australian Army | Australia. Army | Australia. Australian Army | Australia. Australian Army | Australia. Australian Army | Australia. Army | Australia. Army | Soldiers | Armed Forces -- Military life | Soldiers -- Australia | AustraliaDDC classification: 355.10994
Contents:
Rank in the Australian Army -- Dress accoutrements of the Australian Army -- Ceremonial tradtions of the Australian Army -- Other traditions of the Australian Army -- Barracks and lines of the Australian Army -- Corps and regimental badges of the Australian Army -- Badges of former corps' and regiments of the Australian Army -- Unit emblems of the Australian Army -- Military skills, trade, and other badges of the Australian Army -- The Army's precedence of corps' and regiments -- Army dress lanyards -- Army abbreviations and acronyms.
Summary: "The Australian Army boasts a broad variety of traditions, some of which belong the the Service as a whole, others to a particular corps, regiment or rank. Some are solemn, some are humorous, and others incorporate the rules of social etiquette, manners and style."--Back cover.
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Includes index.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-223) and index.

Rank in the Australian Army -- Dress accoutrements of the Australian Army -- Ceremonial tradtions of the Australian Army -- Other traditions of the Australian Army -- Barracks and lines of the Australian Army -- Corps and regimental badges of the Australian Army -- Badges of former corps' and regiments of the Australian Army -- Unit emblems of the Australian Army -- Military skills, trade, and other badges of the Australian Army -- The Army's precedence of corps' and regiments -- Army dress lanyards -- Army abbreviations and acronyms.

"The Australian Army boasts a broad variety of traditions, some of which belong the the Service as a whole, others to a particular corps, regiment or rank. Some are solemn, some are humorous, and others incorporate the rules of social etiquette, manners and style."--Back cover.

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