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BRUCE (Col. R.N.B.D., OBE, TD) Chronicles of the 1st Battalion The Rangers (K.R.R.C.) 1939/1945. 1st Ed., orig. dec. wraps., [v]+75pp., 6 photos., 4 maps. No imprint/date, but privately published, 1958.  #59044
[HLMainPic] Very rare duplicated typescript history of The Rangers, a London Territorial Regiment designated 9th Bn. KRRC in 1941: includes mobilization & training then campaigns in Greece, Crete & North Africa. Much interesting details on these campaigns, several excellent maps & various lists of officers present in campaigns & a Roll of Honour. Orig. dec. wraps., somewhat worn, sound & rare. See illustration on our website.   £225
CAMERON (Capt. Ian C.) History of the Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders 7th Bn. From El Alamein to Germany. 1st Ed., xiii+242pp., 22 photos., several maps. VG in chipped/torn dw. Nelson. 1946  #63878
[HLMainPic] 51st Highland Div., BEF 1940, Western Desert, Sicily, Italy & NW Europe, inc. many hard-fought battles. Roll of Hon., awards. Orig. green cloth, VG in chipped/torn dw. See illustration on our website.   £45
CHEVENIX TRENCH (Charles) The Indian Army & The King's Enemies 1900-1947. 1st Ed., 312pp., 50 illus., 20 maps & plans. VG in dw. T&H. 1988  #62883
[HLMainPic] The Indian Army in WW1 (Western Front, Gallipoli, Mesopotamia, Palestine &c.) & WW2 (Eritrea, North Africa, Italy & Far East). Skilful account. Author served with Indian Cavalry inc. NWF & Italy in WW2. VG in dw. See illustration on our website.   £15
DANIELL (D.S.) The Royal Hampshire Regiment. Vol. 3: 1918-1954. 1st Ed., xi+294pp., 4 plates. Aldershot. G&P. 1955  #60890
[HLMainPic] WW2: France & Belgium 1939-40; North Africa; Sicily; Italy; NW Europe. Awards. Orig. blue cloth, gilt, VG. See illustration on our website.   £35
DANIELL (D.S.) The Royal Hampshire Regiment. Vol. 3: 1918-1954. 1st Ed., xi+294pp., 4 plates. VG in dw. Aldershot. G&P. 1955  #63987
[HLMainPic] WW2: France & Belgium 1939-40; North Africa; Sicily; Italy; NW Europe. Awards. Orig. blue cloth, gilt, VG, nice copy in dw. See illustration on our website.   £45
PAKENHAM-WALSH (Maj.-Gen. R.P., CB, MC) History of the Corps of Royal Engineers. IX, 1938-1948: Campaigns in Sicily & Italy: The War Against Japan: North-West Europe, 1944-45: Minor & Non-Operational Areas: Post-War, 1945-48 1st Ed., xviii+644pp., 50 portraits, 23 maps. VG in dw. Chatham: Inst. of REs. 1958  #62602
[HLMainPic] Detailed history of all aspects of Sapper operations. Orig. red cloth, gilt, VG in dw. See illustration on our website.   £45
PAKENHAM-WALSH (Maj.-Gen. R.P., CB, MC) History of the Corps of Royal Engineers. Vol. VIII: 1938-1948: Campaigns in France & Belgium, 1939-40, Norway, Middle East, East Africa, Western Desert, North-West Africa, & Activities in the U.K. 1st Ed., xv+488pp., 2 plates, 19 maps (most fldg.). VG in dw. Chatham: Inst. of REs. 1958  #62601
[HLMainPic] Detailed history of all aspects of Sapper operations. Orig. red cloth, gilt, VG in dw & scarce. See illustration on our website.   £45
RIORDAN (T.M.J.) A History of the 7th Field Company RE 1939-1946. 1st Ed., orig. wraps., [vi]+261pp., photos. & maps. The author. 1984  #63613
[HLMainPic] Dunkirk, North Africa, Italy & Greece inc. author's personal experiences & contributions from many of his comrades. Orig. dec. laminated wraps., VG & signed by the author. See illustration on our website.   £35
STEVENS (Lt.-Col. G.R., OBE) The Fourth Indian Division 1939-1945. 1st Ed., 414pp., col. frontis., num. illus., 19 sketch maps. McLaren. 1948  #63995
[HLMainPic] Detailed account of the division in North Africa, Italy & Greece. Orders of battle &c. Many interesting photos. Orig. maroon cloth, VG. See illustration on our website.   £45
TAYLOR (Jeremy) The Devons: A History of the Devonshire Regiment 1685-1945. 1st Ed., xvi+339pp., 12 plates, 16 maps. Bristol: White Swan. 1951  #63993
[HLMainPic] Very largely WW2, Middle East, Burma & NW Europe. Roll of Hon., awards. Orig. green cloth, gilt, VG ex-lib. with customary stamps & labels. See illustration on our website.   £25

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