|This project commences a new general history of the Pacific War written by researchers based at the Australian War Memorial. It is produced in English, translated into Japanese, and disseminated through the web-site of the Australia–Japan Research Project.|
The aims of Human face of war are:
The project targets a wide, general readership, and is based in sound and objective scholarship. It focuses on the campaigns between Australian and Japanese forces in Papua, New Guinea and the Solomon Islands from 1942 to the post-war period.
Human face of war incorporates campaign histories, personal accounts, images of the conflict, and maps, and is based in English and Japanese source materials.