History of the Indian Mountain Artillery. 1957


Graham, Brigadier C. A. L.: The History of the Indian Mountain Artillery. Gale & Polden [Aldershot] 1957 1st edition 8vo.

8 folding maps, 16 illustrations xv.470pp. Original blue cloth gilt, an excellent, very clean copy in protected original dust wrapper , some marking and two ares of loss to the repaired wrapper. Collated and complete. No previous ownership markings, two of the maps have been a little carelessly folded at some time and overhang the text block a  little The maps are of: Gallipoli, German East Africa, Persia, Mesopotamia, Ethiopia and Somalia, Malaya, Burma, North-West Frontier of India. Perkins p432 regards this as a first-rate overall history.  It covers the period from the regiments origins in 1840 to the second World War.   dec3/3

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