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Tanks   5 Books
The German Army in Pictures. Prepared by the General Staff. Orig. buff printed wraps., 33pp., photos. throughout. War Office. 1941  #53426
[HLMainPic] Photos. of troops, vehicles, arms, &c. VG ex-IWM. See illustration on our website.   £15
ASHTON (Harold) The Tale of a Tank & Other Yarns. 1st Ed., vi+250pp. Sampson Low. 1917  #54220
[HLMainPic] A rather odd long story by the war correspondent of the "Daily News & Leader." Orig. olive green cloth, VG. See illustration on our website.   £16
FULLER (Maj.-Gen. J.F.C., CBE, DSO) Memoirs of an Unconventional Soldier. 2nd Imp., xii+494pp., portrait frontis., 8 plates, 17 diagrams, 5 fldg. maps. Nicholson & Watson. 1936  #52668
[HLMainPic] The great 'tankophile' who was Chief General Staff Officer of the Tank Corps 1916-16 & a constant & vocal advocate of the mechanised arm. This important work largely devoted to 1914-18, tanks & the operations in which they were used. Orig. red cloth, titled in black (second issue binding), minor wear, VG copy & scarce. See illustration on our website.   £145
JONES (Major Ralph E.), RAREY (Capt. George H.) & ICKS (Lt. Robert J.) The Fighting Tanks since 1916. New Ed., xvi+325pp., num. photos. & drawings. VG in dw. Old Greenwich, CT: WE Inc. 1969  #53254
[HLMainPic] Well-illustrated & comprehensive American survey of all aspects of tank development that includes reports on British, French, German & American combat use in the Great War. Useful bibliography. First published in 1933. Orig. yellow cloth, VG in dw. See illustration on our website.   £35
SWEET (J.J.T.) Iron Arm: The Mechanization of Mussolini's Army, 1920-1940. 1st Ed., xxi+217pp., photos. & maps. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press. 1980  #58536
[HLMainPic] Absorbing, detailed study. Orig. brown cloth, VG. See illustration on our website.   £25




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