BATTLE HONOURS OF THE BRITISH AND COMMONWEALTH ARMIES.

By: Baker, Anthony.

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398 pp, 4to (11 3/8" H), hard cover in dust jacket. Map endpapers, b&w photos, reproductions, maps. "...brings together in one comprehensive volume the story of the achievements of the British and Commonwealth armies over 300 years of service. It tells of and lists the battles fought, whether they were honoured or - equally important - whether they were not and are now largely forgotten, and which regiments were involved...sets out to ensure that...the Honours granted in the past, from 'Tangier' in 1662 to 'Falkland Islands' in 1982, and the regiments that won them are not forgotten. In providing such information it will prove invaluable to military historians or anybody who has ever wondered about the lineage and honours of British and Commonwealth units." Tiny bump to bottom corners, very light wrinkling at top of spine, very small stain at top of two adjacent rear pages, slight cigarette odor, minor rubbing, light soiling to fore-edge of textblock - t humbing, minor soiling on bottom of textblock. Dust jacket has light edge wrinkling, one very small chip, light rubbing/faint line indentations. VG-/VG-

Title: BATTLE HONOURS OF THE BRITISH AND COMMONWEALTH ARMIES.

Author Name: Baker, Anthony.

Categories: Military - British: General,

Publisher: Ian Allan, (Shepperton, 1986), Ist edition.:

Seller ID: 14819

Keywords: British army, Commonwealth, Battles, Honours, Regiments, Infantry, Lineage, Napoleonic wars, India, Empire, Crimea, Indian Mutiny, South Africa, Boer War, American Independence, Revolution, Colours, Customs, First World War, I, II, Second, Victorian,