26 Battalion [Series Title: Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45]

By: Norton, Frazer D.

Price: NZ$175.00

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Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Ex-library. Library stamps and markings. Clear plastic cover over boards, taped to endpapers. The rear hinge is completely broken, with text block separated from rear board. ; xvi, 554, [1] pages + frontispiece + 63 illustrations on 16 leaves + 5 folding colour maps + 42 in-text maps. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 212 x 137mm. Contents: Foreword; Preface; In Burnham and Journey Overseas; Early Days in Egypt; Greece; The Canal Zone; The Second Libyan Campaign; Syria; The Battle for Egypt; The Battle of Alamein; The Pursuit; The Fall of Tunisia; Departure from Egypt; First Battle in Italy; The Battle for Orsogna; The Battle for Cassino; The Advance through the Liri Valley; The Advance on Florence; The Advance from Rimini; The Drive to the Senio; The Final Offensive in Italy; The Break-up of a Unit; Roll of Honour; Honours and Awards; Summary of Casualties. [Bibliographical reference: Bagnall N3904].

Title: 26 Battalion [Series Title: Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45]

Author Name: Norton, Frazer D.

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand, War History Branch, Department of Internal Affairs: 1952

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 20731

Keywords: World War II Military History WWII