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A MOST DESPERATE UNDERTAKING: THE BRITISH ARMY IN THE CRIMEA, 1854-56
Written by Alastair Massie.
Stock no. 1820101
Published by National Army Museum. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Published to coincide with the Special Exhibition of the same name, this book draws upon the unrivalled Collections of the National Army Museum to tell the story of the British Army's participation in the Crimean War. Large oblong format. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0901721387. Spine lightly bumped. Text block slightly grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at edges and a little scuffed.

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NAPOLEON'S CAVALRY
Written by Emir Burkhari. Illustrated by Angus McBride.
Stock no. 2133482
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive history of the organisation, regimental campaign records, tactical methods, uniforms, insignia, and equipment of the most colourful and impressive cavalry arm the West has ever known - the horsemen of the French 1st Empire. Large format. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations throughout and a few colour. ISBN: 0850453399. Marks to covers and pastedowns. Wrapper is edge-creased with some marks and a few nicks.

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SOLDIERS OF THE AMERICAN ARMY 1775 - 1954
Written by Fritz Kredel; Frederick P. Todd. Illustrated by Fritz Kredel.
Stock no. 2133478
Published by Henry Regnery Company. 1954. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine, vignette to front cover. Colour illustrations. Revised edition. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Some page browning. Wrapper has been covered with clear film, which has been taped onto edges.

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TYPES OF THE INDIAN ARMY
No author listed.
Stock no. 2133475
Published by The Bell Of Arms Ltd. 1964. Almost very good condition.

Large oblong format. Light brown cloth with gilt title to front cover. Illustrating the races enlisted in the Bengal, Punjab, Madras and Bombay Armies. B/w photos. Bumping to spine and corners. Some marks to covers. A few small nicks to cloth at top and tail of spine. Foxing and browning.

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LIKE HUNGRY WOLVES: CULLODEN MOOR 16 APRIL 1746
Written by Stuart Reid. Illustrated by Gerry Embleton.
Stock no. 2133469
Published by Windrow & Greene. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The battle fought on Culloden Moor near Inverness in the Scottish Highlands on 16 April 1746. Large format. Red boards, gilt titles. Colour & b/w illustrations. 128 pages. ISBN: 1859150802.

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SOLDIERS OF THE RAJ
Written by Alan J. Guy; Peter B. Boyden.
Stock no. 2133467
Published by National Army Museum. 1st 1997. Very good condition.

The Indian Army 1600-1947. The book was published to accompany the largest, most comprehensive Special Exhibition of the National Army Museum's 'Indian Army' holdings ever mounted. Numerous colour and b/w photos. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. 368 pages. ISBN: 0901721352. Corners of covers and spine have creasing.

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ON THE WORD OF COMMAND
Written by Richard Alford.
Stock no. 2133462
Published by Spellmount Ltd.. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. A pictorial history of the regimental sergeant major. ISBN: 0946771650. Light bumping to spine and corners. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks.

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WATERLOO UNIFORMS: 1 BRITISH CAVALRY
Written by John Mollo. Illustrated by John Mollo.
Stock no. 1820059
Published by Historical Research Unit. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Uniforms, arms and equipment of the British Army. B/w photos. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0901621153. Top & tail of spine lightly rubbed. White pictorial dustwrapper is browned at spine and grubby/scuffed. Musty odour present.

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INTO THE VALLEY OF DEATH: THE BRITISH CAVALRY DIVISION AT BALACLAVA 1854
Written by John Mollo; Boris Mollo. Illustrated by Bryan Fosten.
Stock no. 1820056
Published by Windrow & Greene. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Illustrated with over 100 colour and b/w pictures. Uniforms and equipment are described and new maps help to clarify the technical details of military movements. Large format. ISBN: 187200475X. Light rubbing to top & tail of spine. Silver pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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THE BRITISH TOMMY IN NORTH WEST EUROPE 1944-1945 VOLUME 1
Written by Jean Bouchery.
Stock no. 1820055
Published by Histoire & Collections. 1st 1998. Fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. From D-Day to VE-Day. Volume 1: Uniforms, Insignia and Equipment. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 782908182446.

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MILITARY FASHION
Written by John Mollo.
Stock no. 1820052
Published by Barrie & Jenkins. 1st 1972. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Comparative History of the Uniforms of the Great Armies from the 17th Century to the First World War. Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 0214653498. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners. Contained in a card slipcase.

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NAPOLEON'S CAVALRY
Written by Emir Burkhari. Illustrated by Angus McBride.
Stock no. 1820051
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive history of the organisation, regimental campaign records, tactical methods, uniforms, insignia, and equipment of the most colourful and impressive cavalry arm the West has ever known - the horsemen of the French 1st Empire. Large format. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations throughout and a few colour. ISBN: 0850453399. Text block lightly browned. White pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned at spine and edges, tiny hole to rear spine edge.

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