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KHAKI AND THE ETHNIC VIOLENCE IN INDIA
Written by Omar Khalidi.
Stock no. 1606319
Published by Three Essays Collective. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. 126 pages. Army, police and paramilitary forces during communal riots. ISBN: 8188789097.

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THE BATTLES OF ZOJILA 1948
Written by Sudhir S. Bloeria.
Stock no. 1606309
Published by Har-Anand Publications Pvt Ltd. 1st 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark cloth boards, yellow title to spine. 247 pages. Folding maps. The break-through at Zojila was one of the three most crucial battles fought by the Indian Army in 1947-48. Some wrinkling of pastedowns, and stain to lower edge of pages near spine. Damp stain to lower edge of wrapper, which is faded at spine. Contents generally very good.

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THE 85TH INFANTRY DIVISION IN WORLD WAR II
Written by Paul L. Schultz.
Stock no. 2115713
Published by The Battery Press. 1979. Very good condition.

Reprint of book originally published by Infantry Journal Press. Light brown cloth with red/green/gilt titles. B/w maps throughout. B/w photos collected at rear of book. ISBN: 0898390192. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Foxing to outer page edges.

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SIX YEARS OF WAR THE ARMY IN CANADA, BRITAIN AND THE PACIFIC
Written by C.P. Stacey.
Stock no. 2115688
Published by Minister Of National Defence. 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Official History of the Canadian Army in the Second World War, Volume I. B/w photos. Fold-out maps. Bumping to spine and corners. Page browning. Wrapper is browned to spine, with damp mark to base; chipping to laminate - some edge-creasing and small nicks.

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THE CAPE TOWN HIGHLANDERS 1885-1970
Written by Neil Orpen.
Stock no. 1208100
Published by The Cape Town Highlanders. 1st 1970. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Unit's illustrious record is preserved in 369 pages of dramatic yet authoritative text, a[appendices and copious annotations, complete with special maps and profusely illustrated with b/w photos covering the whole range of activities over 85 years. Corners slightly bumped. Wrapper corners lightly rubbed.

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PREPARE OR PERISH A STUDY OF NATIONAL SECURITY
Written by K.V. Krishna Rao.
Stock no. 1810384
Published by Lancer Publishers Pvt. Ltd. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Indian Sub-Continent had been invaded several times and subjugated and ruled for long periods by alien conquerors. Why, and how did this happen? What lessons can be learnt from the eventful history of the country? Red cloth boards, no titles. xvi and 507 pages including index. ISBN: 817212001X. Light scuffing to boards. Slight musty smell present. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed and scuffed.

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GET ROMMEL: THE SECRET BRITISH MISSION TO KILL HITLER'S GREATEST GENERAL
Written by Michael Asher.
Stock no. 1810325
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The truth behind the brave but impractical plan to send a commando team deep into the desert to assassinate General Rommel. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Red endpapers. B/w plates. 303 pages including index. ISBN: 029784685X. A fine copy in a dustwrapper which is slightly scuffed to rear panel.

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HISTORY OF THE ARMY SERVICE CORPS (1947 - 1976)
No author listed.
Stock no. 2115616
Published by Sterling Publishers Pvt Ltd. Circa 1977. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Volume 5 in the series. Blue cloth with yellow title to spine. B/w photos. Wear to cover edges. Some browning to page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some nicks and tears; repaired with magic tape - mostly to verso, but a few pieces of tape to corners.

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MILITARISM IN INDIA THE ARMY AND CIVIL SOCIETY IN CONSENSUS
Written by Apurba Kundu.
Stock no. 2115562
Published by Tauris Academic Studies. 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver titles. ISBN: 1860643183. Light browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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THE WARDENS OF THE MARCHES A HISTORY OF THE PIFFERS 1947-1971
Written by M. Attiqur Rahman.
Stock no. 2115556
Published by Wajidalis. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w map and photos. Bumping to corners. Some marks to covers. Presentation copy; small sticker to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with creasing; a few small pieces of loss.

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THE 10TH ROYAL HUSSARS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945
Written by D Dawnay.
Stock no. 1208084
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. 1st 1948. Nearly fine condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. 1 colour plate, b/w maps. xiii + 212 pages. All maps and photos present. Very slight browning to free endpapers.

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JAPANESE ARMY HANDBOOK 1939-1945
Written by George Forty.
Stock no. 1713009
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Imperial Japanese Army grew from a peacetime standing army of 17 divisions, to a massive 191 (mainly infantry) divisions. B/w photos. 272 pages. ISBN: 0750916885. Wrapper corners worn.

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