The horses didn't come home
The last great cavalry charge in history took place at Beersheba in the Sinai Desert in 1917. It was Australian soldiers and horses that took part in, and won, this amazing, unexpected, unorthodox victory. The men proudly claimed it was their great-hearted horses that won the day. But in the end, the horses didn't come home...
Written by popular young reader author Pamela Rushby this book tells the story of a young soldier and his horse in the Battle of Beersheba and is dedicated to past and present members of the Australian Light Horse.
Soft cover, 256 pages.