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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF INFANTRY WEAPONS OF WORLD WAR II
Written by Ian V. Hogg.
Stock no. 1821976
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A fully comprehensive and illustrated reference work including every major type of weapon used by every army in the world during the Second World War. Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and a few colour. 192 pages. ISBN: 085368281X. Second impression. Corners lightly rubbed. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at top & tail of spine and top edge. A few light marks. Musty odour present.

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HISTORY OF THE BRITISH ARMY INFANTRY COLLAR BADGE
Written by Colin Churchill.
Stock no. 1821175
Published by The Naval & Military Press Ltd.. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

All the information required by a collector/researcher of the British Army Infantry collar badge. More than 2000 actual size b/w photos and line drawings. Large format. Glazed boards. ISBN: 189763269X. Red title to spine lightly faded to pink. Black boards lightly scuffed. Spine slightly cocked. Contents fine.

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LES UNIFORMES DU PREMIER EMPIRE: ETAT-MAJOR ET SERVICES DE SANTE
Written by Commandant Bucquoy.
Stock no. 1820719
Published by Jacques Grancher. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour illustrations. Text in FRENCH. Text block browned. White pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned across top edge. Cigarette odour present.

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FIGHTING TROOPS OF THE AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN ARMY 1868-1914
Written by James Lucas.
Stock no. 1820039
Published by Spellmount Ltd.. 1st UK 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The armies of the Austro-Hungarian Empire were some of the most colourful soldiers in Europe. This book revives in print and picture the splendour of the infantry. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0946771049. Top edge of text block lightly browned. Black pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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ORDER OF BATTLE: GERMAN INFANTRY IN WWII
Written by Chris Bishop.
Stock no. 1820019
Published by Amber Books. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Divided by campaign, the book includes colourful tree diagrams of the infantry element of every German corps from the invasion of Poland in 1939 to the fall of the Third Reich in 1945. A detailed, authoritative guide ot the organization of Germany's infantry divisions in World War II. Pictorial glazed boards. Pictorial endpapers. Colour maps. ISBN: 9781905704859. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.

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AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN INFANTRY 1914-1918
Written by J.S. Lucas.
Stock no. 1819767
Published by Almark Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A detailed guide to the uniforms, equipment and organisation of one of the major, although little known, participants of the Great War. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations & photos. 112 pages. ISBN: 0855240962. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine, grubby and has a small chip to top rear edge.

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FRENCH NAPOLEONIC LINE INFANTRY 1796-1815
Written by Emir Bukhari.
Stock no. 1819740
Published by Almark Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1973. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A handy reference guide to the regiments, uniforms and equipment of Napoleon's line infantry. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations. 104 pages. ISBN: 0855241535. Light browning to text block. Pink pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges, browned to spine, and grubby to rear panel.

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THE GERMAN ORDER OF BATTLE INFANTRY IN WORLD WAR II
Written by George Nafziger.
Stock no. 1819332
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Identifies each infantry unit operating between 1939 and 1945, and details the organisation and precise composition of the formation. 591 pages. ISBN: 1853673935. Text block very slightly grubby. Black dustwrapper is scuffed.

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CENTRAL POWERS SMALL ARMS OF WORLD WAR ONE
Written by John Walter.
Stock no. 2132792
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The developments that led to the front-line guns of the period and of those guns that remained in service. Hand-gunds, rifles and machine-guns of each of the Central Powers nations. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 208 pages includes index. ISBN: 1861261241. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown. Else a fine copy in wrapper which has mark from removed label on verso and some light indentations.

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COMBAT AND GENOCIDE ON THE EASTERN FRONT: THE GERMAN INFANTRY'S WAR, 1941-1944
Written by Jeff Rutherford.
Stock no. 1818902
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 2014. Nearly fine condition.

Cambridge Military Histories series. A study of combat and the occupation policies of three frontline infantry divisions. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w maps, charts & photos. ISBN: 9781107055711. Heavy bump to lower edge of rear board.

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ISLAM AND THE ARMY IN COLONIAL INDIA: SEPOY RELIGION IN THE SERVICE OF EMPIRE
Written by Nile Green.
Stock no. 1818887
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A ground-breaking study of the cultural world of the Muslim soldiers of colonial India. Set in Hyderabad in the mid nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the book focuses on the soldiers' relationships with the faqir holy men who protected them and the British officers they served. Black boards, silver title to spine. A few b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780521898454.

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THE TESTIMONIES OF INDIAN SOLDIERS AND THE TWO WORLD WARS
Written by Gajendra Sing.
Stock no. 1818629
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2014. Slightly better than very good condition.

Drawing upon the accounts of Indian combatants to explore how they came to terms with the conflicts. Matt pictorial boards. ISBN: 9781780936277. Corners and top front edge of boards bumped.

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