Tales of the Mountain Gunners.

Edinburgh. William Blackwood. 1974. 1974. Hardcover. Tall8vo, 24.5cm, 2nd impression (with amendments), xix,327p., colour frontis, 20 illustrations (1 colour uniform plate), 11 maps & diagrams, brown cloth, gilt spine titles, very good to fine in very good illustrated dust jacket (S7.1) An anthology of stories by those who served in or knew well the British Army's Mountain Gunner's that served primarily in the North West Frontier of India for one hundred years until 1947. The book also describes service in Gallipoli in World War One and Burma in World War Two. A scarce military history with a frontis by 'Snaffles' and with Kipling's poem "Screw Guns" / Dust Jacket Included. Item #21856

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