Brennan Keats Presentation on Navy Book Quiet Waters
You are invited to meet author Brennan Keats when he makes a special presentation about his book Quiet Waters. It follows the life of Russell Keats, a sensitive 20 year old supply assistant on board HMAS Canberra as related from his personal letters to his parents before the Battle of Savo Sound. It also includes a CD of songs from World War II. The book provides an account of shipboard life in prominent naval units in WWII and the experiences of a young man with a strong sense of duty. The book also gives a detailed account of the Japanese attack on Sydney Harbour during May and June of 1942. It includes many photos from the Australian War Memorial and others in private collections.
Meet Brennan at:
Orange City Library, Monday 28 March 2011,
5.30pm for 6pm start, RSVP to 6393 8132
Cowra Library, Tuesday 29 March 2011,
12.30pm, RSVP to 6340 2180