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Russo-Japanese War   4 Books
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The Army Review. Published under the direction of the Chief of the Imperial General Staff. Vol. III: July-October 1912. [iv]+x+iv+654pp., 32 photos., 11 fldg. maps, 8 sketch maps, 2 diagrams. Printed by Hartison & Sons for HMSO. Contemp.  #49551
[HLMainPic] In its time the official intellectual forum for officers of the British Army who wished to study their profession. Each issue contained articles on historical campaigns, inc. recent & ongoing, debate on the issues of the day, reviews of the latest military publications, obits. of prominent figures & so forth. This edition includes an account of the Battle of Liao-Yang (Russo-Jap. War, with 8 sketch maps), an article on wireless-telegraphy for army purposes (with photos.), various studies of tactics &c., & various matter relating to the Indian Army inc. a description of the technical troops of an Indian Division (Sappers & Miners, & Pioneers), the Cavalry School at Saugor, the (then recently established) Staff College at Quetta, the North-East Frontier & the Double-Company System in the Indian Army. Orig. red cloth, gilt, little worn, near VG & sound throughout. See illustration on our website.   £45
NORREGAARD (B.W.) The Great Siege: The Investment & Fall of Port Arthur. 1st Ed., x+308pp., portrait frontis., 24 photos., 5 fldg. maps/plans. Methuen. 1906  #57198
[HLMainPic] The Daily Mail correspondent's account of these operations during the Russo-Japanese War. Orig. green cloth, gilt, minor wear, VG & scarce. See illustration on our website.   £50
OSSENDOWSKI (Ferdinand) From President to Prison. 1st Ed., 338pp. Allen & Unwin. 1925  #39262
The Polish Dr. Ossendowski's personal experiences of the Russo-Japanese War & life in Russian prisons in Siberia & Manchuria. VG & scarce.   £28
ROSS (Col. Charles, DSO) An Outline of the Russo-Japanese War 1904-1905. Vol. I: Up to & Including the Battle of Liao-Yang. 1st Ed., xxv+490pp., 14 fldg. maps. Macmillan. 1912  #56726
[HLMainPic] Much detail & good maps. Stated to be Vol. I but was the only volume published. Orig. dec. cloth, VG. Scarce. See illustration on our website.   £65

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