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World War I - General Section
'The Great War', the war to end wars - or so it was thought!  A period of rapid technical advancement, with the development of tanks, massive guns & poison gas. The airplane came into its own & Millions died on the battlefields of Europe to secure final Allied victory - a hollow victory  which ultimately led to the emergence of the Nazi evil in Germany     
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A LAST DIARY OF THE GREAT WARR

"By Samuel Pepys Jnr, sometime of Magdalene College in Cambridge and of His Majesty's Navy Office, Esquire MA." A humorous account of the Great War from the Summer of 1917 to December 1918 written in the style of Pepys.

1919, John Lane,The Bodley Head, , ,< D-01>,xii + 308pp, col plate, b/w plates, brown boards, cloth at the spine, g/vg, ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 14524-01..............................£8.00 

INFANTRY IN BATTLE

Published by the Infantry Journal. Washington DC. A revised edition with many sections completely rewritten. A detailed and comprehensive study of small unit actions fought by the German, British, French, and American units in World War I.

1939, Infantry Journal Press, , ,< D-01>,xiv + 422pp, 120 maps, indices, Good in rubbed boards. Prev. owner inscr. dated 1939, ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 15263-01..............................£12.00 

LONDON COUNTY COUNCIL: RECORD OF SERVICE IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-18 BY MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL'S STAFF

A history of the Great War with particulars of service (in the appendix) for those members of the staff of the LCC who took part. Accounts of the campaigns - with reference to staff members. Also includes the Royal Navy and Royal Air Force. A copy of this book was presented to each staff member who took part in the war - or their next of kin. This copy was named for Private Stanley Barnes who served from 1916-1918 in the Labour Corps. Also includes a letter from LCC Tramways which came with the book, to the recipient.

1922, , , ,< D-01>,vi + 212pp, maps & Appendix of 203pp, Slight rubbing on spine edges. Very good. blue cloth, gilt titles & vignette, , ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 17488-01..............................£15.00 

LONDON COUNTY COUNCIL: RECORD OF SERVICE IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-18 BY MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL'S STAFF

In original box- torn and marked-book in mint condition. A history of the Great War with particulars of service (in the appendix) for those members of the staff of the LCC who took part. Accounts of the campaigns - with reference to staff members. Also includes the Royal Navy and Royal Air Force. A copy of this book was presented to each staff member who took part in the war - or their next of kin. This copy was named for Driver G Sheldrick who served from 1914-1919 in France.

1922, , , ,< D-01>,vi + 212pp, maps & Appendix of 203pp, , ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 17488-02..............................£22.00 

NAVAL & MILITARY DESPATCHES RELATING TO OPERATIONS IN THE WAR

Individual contemporary HMSO publications in 9 Parts bound into faded purple boards. 1) Sept, Oct, Nov 1914 89pp. 2) Nov.1914 - June 1915 200pp. 3) July-Oct 1915 79pp, 4) 11 December 1915 Gallipoli and Suvla Bay 48pp, 5) Jan- April 1916 196pp. 6) May-Dec 1916 255pp. 7) Dec.1916 - July 1917 171pp, 8) July 1917 - Jun 1918 217pp, 9) July - Dec 1918 156pp. Full reports of the actions and the names as listed in the London Gazette for Honour and Rewards conferred including the Victoria Cross. Some despatches also include maps for the areas described.

1919, HM Stationary Office , , ,< D-01>,, , ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 11379-01..............................£90.00 

ORDER OF BATTLE OF THE UNITED STATES LAND FORCES IN THE WORLD WAR: AMERICAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCES

DIVISIONS VOLUME 2. Facsimile reprint, originally published between 1931 and 1949. This volume provides outline histories of the AEF's divisions, with tables that offer the reader a broad survey of operations in both major and minor theaters.

1988, Center of MilitaryHistory, , ,< D-01>,450pp, Very good in blue boards with gilt titles., ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 34512-01..............................£30.00 

ORDER OF BATTLE OF THE UNITED STATES LAND FORCES IN THE WORLD WAR: VOL. 3 PARTS 1, 2 AND 3

First published between 1931 and 1949. This section was originally printed in two volumes. For the readers convenience a new appendix Posts, Camps and Stations has been added to Part 2. These volumes include the organization and activities of the War Department, the territorial departments, the divisions that did not deploy overseas and a directory of troops covering all organizations that made up the army between 1917 and 1919.

1988, Center of MilitaryHistory, , ,< D-01>,1593pp, Good in blue boards with gilt titles, ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 34513-01..............................£60.00 

PARIS MATCH: 4 NUMEROS TRICOLORES 14/18 LA GRANDE GUERRE

BOUND VOLUMES. French text. A privately hard bound collection of historical issues of Paris Match Magazine from 1964. The volumes are: No.1: Aout 1914. La Grande Guerre No.2: Les Tranchees. Hommage Aux Combattants No.3: Verdun No.4: La Victoire Bound in large format red boards, the magazines are all in good condition.

1964, Paris Match, , ,< D-01>,, good in red boards, Fr.text,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 12155-01..............................£40.00 

PUNCH VOL. CXLVIII (148) JANUARY - JUNE 1915

Brown boards rubbed, previous owner name on inside board. Subtitled - or the London Charivari - Readers will note how Punch ironically observes that life in Britain, particularly that of the privileged classes, carried on much as before. Not 150 miles away working men and junior officers, some just out of their public schools, were being blown to pieces in the carnage of the Western Front. Meanwhile the Generals who sent them 'over the top' were feted as heros

1915, , , ,< D-01>,520pp. illustrations, index., , ,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 37309-01..............................£30.00 

THE TIMES HISTORY OF THE WAR ILLUSTRATED VOLUME V

The Great War 1914 - 1918. Each volume contains 13 weekly parts as published by the Times bound in red boards with gold titles and the Printing House Square seal on the front board. Topics in this volume include The Intervention of Italy; Hill 60 and the Second Battle of Ypres; The Battles of Aubers and Festubert; The fall of Warsaw; Political changes at Home; Ammuntion Supply and Manufacture.

1915, The Times. London, , ,< D-01>,516pp inc index to this volume. profusely illustrated., Slight wear on boards and spine. very good., 0,
Subject...World War I - General
Web No. 18402-01..............................£24.00 

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NARRATIVE OF THE CAMPAIGN OF THE ARMY OF THE INDUS,IN SIND & KAUBOOL IN 1883-9. TWO VOLUMES

by Richard Hartley Kennedy


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27579-01

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