Preston, Adrian and Dennis, Peter, eds. (C.F.G. Stanley, W.A.B. Douglas, Desmond Morton, Adrian Preston, W. Murray Hogben, A.M.J. Hyatt, G. William Hines, Peter Dennis, N.F. Dreisziger.)
Title SWORDS AND COVENANTS. ESSAYS IN HONOUR OF THE CENTENNIAL OF THE ROYAL MILITARY COLLEGE OF CANADA, 1876-1976.
Publisher Croom Helm, (London, 1976), Ist edition.
Seller ID 12452
254 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. Titles of essays: The American Invasion of Canada 1775-1776; The Blessings of the Land: Naval Officers in Upper Canada, 1815-1841; The Militia Lobby in Parliament: The Military Politicians and the Canadian Militia, 1868-1897; Wolseley, the Khartoum Relief Expedition and the Defence of India, 1885-1900; British Civil-Military Relations in the North-West Frontier of India; Sir Arthur Currie and the Politicians: A Case Study of Civil- Military Relations in the First World War; The Royal Naval College of Canada, 1911-22; The Reconstruction of the Territorial Force 1918-1920; Civil-Military Relations in Nazi Germany's Shadow: The Case of Hungary, 1939-1941. Slight wrinkling at top of spine. Dust jacket has light edge wrinkling, light fading to spine color, light rubbing. VG+/VG