Capricorn Books

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Browse By Category
American History & Travel
Animation, Cartoons & Comics
Antiques & Collectibles
Architecture/Interior Design
Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators
Art - Canadian
Art - First Nations/Indigenous Art
Art - General
Art Instruction (Incl. Woodworking)
Books About Books
British History
Business, Finance
Canada - Architecture
Canada - Biography
Canada - British Columbia
Canada - Folklore/Mythology
Canada - General
Canada - Maritime Provinces
Canada - Native Peoples
Canada - Natural History

View all Categories
 
Gift Card
Checkout a Gift Card


 
Go To:

Global Book Town
The independent online bookstores on Global Book Town have nearly a million used, rare and out of print books.

 

 
 
 
THE ROYAL HORSE ARTILLERY.  FAMOUS REGIMENTS SERIES., Bidwell, Shelford.  Introduction by Lieut.-General Sir Brian Horrocks.

Author Name    Bidwell, Shelford. Introduction by Lieut.-General Sir Brian Horrocks.

Title   THE ROYAL HORSE ARTILLERY. FAMOUS REGIMENTS SERIES.

Publisher    Leo Cooper, London, 1973, first edition.

Seller ID   22571

115 pp, 8vo (8 11/16" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0850521386 B&w photographs, maps, reproductions. Music for Regimental Slow March, Trot Past, Gallop Past. "Many people's visual image of the Royal Horse Artillery is probably confined to the dazzling equestrian performances of the King's Troop which annually entrance schoolboys of all ages at the Royal Tournament. How many people pause to wonder why, in the reign of Queen Elizabeth II, there should be a King's Troop? How many stop to consider why indeed there should have been a separate formation of mounted artillery in the British Army at all? Brigadier Bidwell answers these and most other questions about the Royal Horse Artillery, and as an experienced author, as e d i t o r o f the Royal United Services Institute Journal and an ex-Horse Gunner himself he could hardly be better suited to his task. From their formation in 1793 to the present day the Royal Horse Artillery have had but one objective - to exc e l. Th ey a re in deed a corps d'elite but a corps d'elite whose claim to distinction is based entirely on merit and, as Brigadier Bidwell shows, for nearly two hundred years they have rigidly adhered to their self imposed standard of excellence . He has pa id wor t hy tribute to a body of men whose name will shine forever in the annals of British military history." Very light cigarette odor, very light browning to pages and edges of text block, faint water marks at top/bottom edge of b oa rds - mai nly on rear b oar d. Dust jacket has very light browning, small closed tear at top of rear hinge, very light edge wrinkling, water marks at edges - mainly inside top edge, old price label on front flap. Very Good-/Good+

Price = 25.00 USD


Also available.
KNIGHT'S CROSS: A LIFE OF FIELD MARSHAL ERWIN ROMMEL., Fraser, David.
KNIGHT'S CROSS: A LIFE OF FIELD MARSHAL ERWIN ROMMEL.
Fraser, David.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THIS ENGLAND., Ward, James Edward.
THIS ENGLAND.
Ward, James Edward.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

HAIG'S COMMAND: A REASSESSMENT., Winter, Denis.
HAIG'S COMMAND: A REASSESSMENT.
Winter, Denis.
18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

NAVY & EMPIRE: A SHORT HISTORY OF FOUR CENTURIES OF BRITISH SEA POWER AND THE RISE AND DECLINE OF BRITISH IMPERIALISM FROM THE ARMADA TO THE FALKLANDS., Stokesbury, James L.
NAVY & EMPIRE: A SHORT HISTORY OF FOUR CENTURIES OF BRITISH SEA POWER AND THE RISE AND DECLINE OF BRITISH IMPERIALISM FROM THE ARMADA TO THE FALKLANDS.
Stokesbury, James L.
17.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

KAMIKAZE: JAPAN'S SUICIDE SAMURAI.
Lamont-Brown, Raymond.
12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE BATTLE OF NEW MARKET., Davis, William C.
THE BATTLE OF NEW MARKET.
Davis, William C.
12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

CIVIL WAR CURIOSITIES: STRANGE STORIES, ODDITIES, EVENTS, AND COINCIDENCES.
Garrison, Webb.
10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE ILLUSTRATED CONFEDERATE READER., Gragg, Rod.
THE ILLUSTRATED CONFEDERATE READER.
Gragg, Rod.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

CONFEDERATE TIDE RISING: ROBERT E. LEE AND THE MAKING OF SOUTHERN STRATEGY, 1861-1862., Harsh, Joseph L.
CONFEDERATE TIDE RISING: ROBERT E. LEE AND THE MAKING OF SOUTHERN STRATEGY, 1861-1862.
Harsh, Joseph L.
25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE WAR FOR THE UNION.  VOLUME IV: THE ORGANIZED WAR TO VICTORY, 1864-1865., Nevins, Allan.
THE WAR FOR THE UNION. VOLUME IV: THE ORGANIZED WAR TO VICTORY, 1864-1865.
Nevins, Allan.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

"OUR SPECIAL ARTIST": ALFRED R. WAUD'S CIVIL WAR., Ray, Frederic E.
"OUR SPECIAL ARTIST": ALFRED R. WAUD'S CIVIL WAR.
Ray, Frederic E.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

LIFE IN MR. LINCOLN'S NAVY., Ringle, Dennis J.
LIFE IN MR. LINCOLN'S NAVY.
Ringle, Dennis J.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2019. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie