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Alamein   7 Books
HARPER (Prof. Glyn) The Battle for North Africa: El Alamein & the Turning Point for World War II. 1st Ed., xi+279pp., 5 maps. VG in dw. Indiana Univ. Press. 2017  #58380
[HLMainPic] The events, strategies & personalities of the battles of El Alamein, 1942. VG in dw. See illustration on our website.   £15
HASTINGS (Major R.H.W.S., DSO, OBE, MC) The Rifle Brigade in the Second World War 1939-1945. 1st Ed., xx+475pp., 29 photos., 21 maps. Aldershot: G&P. 1950  #58308
[HLMainPic] Detailed history of all bns., BEF 1940, North Africa, Italy & NW Europe 1944-45. Roll of Hon., awards. Orig. green cloth, silver gilt, VG with ink signature of C.F.C. Letts (Ed. at Haileybury, served with the 1st Bn. in the Ypres Salient 1915 & later with 9th (S) Bn. until wounded at Arras in May 1917; wounded again with 1st Bn. in August 1918). See illustration on our website.   £85
HERINGTON (John) Air War Against Germany & Italy 1939-1943. 1st Ed., xvii+731pp., 95 photos., 35 maps, 2 diagrams. VG in sl. rubbed dw. Canberra: AWM. 1954  #55171
[HLMainPic] Vol. III in the 'Air' series of the Australian Official History, concerning air operations in Europe & Middle East involving RAAF & Australian servicemen in the RAF. Orig. blue cloth, VG in sl. rubbed dw. See illustration on our website.   £35
KLEIN (Harry) Light Horse Cavalcade: The Imperial Light Horse 1899-1961. 1st Ed., 200pp., 4to, num. photos., several maps. VG ex-lib. in dw. Bailey Bros. & Swinfen. nd  #57053
[HLMainPic] Boer War inc. Siege of Ladysmith & Relief of Mafeking; GSW Africa 1914-15 & WW2 armoured in North Africa & Italy. Roll of Hon., awards, VG ex-lib. in dw. See illustration on our website.   £30
ORPEN (N.) The Cape Town Highlanders 1885-1970. 1st Ed., xii+396pp., 4to, col. frontis., num. b/w photos., maps. VG in dw. Cape Town: The Regt. 1970  #57769
[HLMainPic] Bechuanaland 1896, Boer War, WW2 (Western Desert, inc. Alamein, & Italy campaigns). VG in sl. rubbed dw. See illustration on our website.   £35

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PLATT (Brig. J.R.I., DSO, OBE) The Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry (Prince of Wales's Own) 1907-1967. 1st Ed., 272pp., col. frontis., 32 photos., 7 maps. VG in dw. Garnstone Press. 1972  #57441
[HLMainPic] WW1 Corps cavalry, Somme, Arras &c. then absorbed in 6th Wilts. for 1918 campaign; WW2 armoured in Middle East inc. Alamein & Italy. Roll of Hon., rolls &c. VG in dw. See illustration on our website.   £20
STOUT (T. Duncan M.) Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45. Medical Services in New Zealand & the Pacific in Royal New Zealand Navy, Royal New Zealand Air Force & With Prisoners of War. 1st Ed., xiv+449pp., approx. 60 photos., 10 maps & diagrams. Wellington, NZ: War History Branch. 1958  #44811
Orig. red cloth, VG.   £30




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