Wavell, Field-Marshal Viscount.
Title ALLENBY: SOLDIER AND STATESMAN. (CONTAINING: ALLENBY: A STUDY IN GREATNESS & ALLENBY IN EGYPT.)
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First Thus
Publisher London George G. Harrap 1946
Seller ID 27251
383 pp, 8vo (8" H). B&w photographs, maps (2 fold-out). Contents: Preface; Introduction: Allenby the Man; Early Life (1861-82); The Regiment (1882-96); The Staff (1896-99); The South African War (1899-1902); Preparation for Armageddon (1902-14); The Cavalry in France (August 1914 - May 1915); Corps and Army Commander (May 1915 - June 1917); The Taking of Jerusalem (June - December 1917); The Final Campaign (January - September 1918); Cavalcade (September 17 - October 31, 1918); Allenby the General; Prologue: Aftermath of War (Syria and Palestine, November 1918 - June 1920); Egypt: The Protectorate; Egypt: Independence; Epilogue; Requiem; Appendix: Lord Allenby's Rectorial Address to Edinburgh University; Index. Very light browning and a very small foxing marks on edges of text block - browning is darker on top of text block, previous owner's name in ink and two very small soiling marks on free front endpaper.