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Cassino   10 Books
ANTONIO (D.G.) Driver Advance! Being a Short Account of the 2nd Lothians & Border Horse 1939-1946. Orig. card wraps., 119pp., 4 fldg. maps. Edinburgh: Regtl. Assoc. 1947  #58835
[HLMainPic] Tank regiment in Tunisia & Italy (inc. Cassino &c.). Roll of Hon., awards. VG & very scarce. See illustration on our website.   £95
BLYTHE (John) Soldiering On: A Soldier's War in North Africa & Italy. 1st Ed., vi+185pp., num. photos. VG in dw. Hutchinson. 1989  #35987
Radio operator with the New Zealanders.   £10
BROWNLIE (Maj. W. Steel, MC, TD) The Proud Trooper: The History of the Ayrshire (Earl of Carrick's Own) Yeomanry. 1st Ed., 639pp., 5 col. & 36 b/w plates, 44 maps. Collins. 1964  #56111
[HLMainPic] Excellent history: Boer War; WW1 in Gallipoli, Egypt & Palestine, Western Front; WW2 as 151 & 152 Fd. Regt. RA in North-West Europe & Middle East respectively. Roll of Hon., awards, roll of 17th Coy. IY 1900-01. Orig. green cloth with blue lettering label to sp., minor wear, VG. See illustration on our website.   £25
ELLIOTT (Maj.-Gen. J.G.) A Roll of Honour: The Story of the Indian Army 1939-1945. 1st Ed., [xv]+392pp., 32 photos., 9 maps. VG in dw. Cassell. 1965  #56358
[HLMainPic] Useful & informative introduction to IA in Middle & Far East campaigns during WW2. VG in dw. See illustration on our website.   £20
LINKLATER (Eric) The Campaign in Italy. 2nd Imp., [ix]+480pp., 16 photos., 51 maps. VG in dw. HMSO. 1951  #56614
[HLMainPic] In a useful series of interim 'popular' official histories. This covering the campaign in Italy (where the author served). Much of interest, many useful maps, index of units, &c. Ex-military lib. & VG thus in clean dw. See illustration on our website.   £15
ORPEN (Col. Neil) & MARTIN (Lt.-Gen. H.J.) South African Forces World War II (Vol. VIII, Parts I & II): Salute the Sappers. Part I: The Formation of the South African Engineer Corps & its Operations in East Africa & the Middle East to the Battle of Alamein. Part II: The Operations of the South African Engineer Corps in the North African & Italian Theatres of War from the Battle of El Alamein to the end of WW2. 1st Eds., 2 Vols., xx+507pp., photos., 17 maps, 6 sketches & diagrams & xii+424pp., photos., 29 maps, 7 sketches & diagrams. VG in dws. Jo'burg: Sappers Association. 1982  #49518
[HLMainPic] Excellent account of SA Engineers in East Africa, Western Desert & Italy. Orig. blue cloth, VG in dws. See illustration on our website.   £65
PAL (Dharm) Official History of the Indian Armed Forces in the Second World War: The Campaign in Italy 1943-45. Ed. by Bisheshwar Prasad. 1st Ed., xxv+699pp., 33 photos., 70 maps (many fldg.). Combined Inter-Services Historical Section (India & Pakistan). 1960  #58592
[HLMainPic] Excellent, detailed account & among the rarest Indian official histories, containing a very informative, well-illustrated & mapped account of the services of the Indian Divisions in the Italian campaign. Orig. blue cloth, gilt, VG. See illustration on our website.   £225
PHILLIPS (Major N.C.) Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45: Italy Volume I: The Sangro to Cassino. Facsimile reprint of 1957 1st Ed., xvi+388pp., 54 photos., 11 fldg. maps, 22 in text. Nashville: Battery Press & London: IWM. 1998  #56372
[HLMainPic] Detailed account of 2 NZ Div. in Italy 1943-44. Orig. red cloth, VG. See illustration on our website.   £35
RAY (C.) Algiers to Austria: The 78th Division in the Second World War. 1st Ed., xxi+253pp., 39 photos. & 19 fldg. maps. E&S. 1952  #58482
[HLMainPic] Tunisia, Sicily & Italian campaigns: much fighting over three years. Orig. green cloth, VG. See illustration on our website.   £25
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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