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THE BATTLES OF ZOJILA 1948
Written by Sudhir S. Bloeria.
Stock no. 1606309
Published by Har-Anand Publications Pvt Ltd. 1st 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark cloth boards, yellow title to spine. 247 pages. Folding maps. The break-through at Zojila was one of the three most crucial battles fought by the Indian Army in 1947-48. Some wrinkling of pastedowns, and stain to lower edge of pages near spine. Damp stain to lower edge of wrapper, which is faded at spine. Contents generally very good.

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YOUTH IN STEP HISTORY OF THE NATIONAL CADET CORPS
Written by V. Longer.
Stock no. 1810408
Published by Lancer International. 1st 1983. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Formation of the National Cadet Corps was perhaps the finest event to happen to the student community of India. The story of the birth and development of the Corps in relation to the national mainstream. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. Dustwrapper is damp marked affecting the rear board with mottling and dampstaining to rear pastedown and endpaper. Small name in ink to front endpaper. Text block marked. Dustwrapper is also price-cut and edge-worn.

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PAKISTAN'S FAILED GAMBLE THE BATTLE OF LAUNGEWALA
Written by Anil Shorey.
Stock no. 2115695
Published by Manas Publications. 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 8170492246. Wrapper is edge-creased with small tear to top of spine.

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DEFENCE OF THE WESTERN BORDER
Written by Sukhwant Singh.
Stock no. 2115694
Published by Lancer Publishers & Distributors. 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

India's Wars Since Independence Series - Volume Two. ISBN: 1897829426. Spine is a bit 'wrinkled'. Couple of corners are bumped. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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PREPARE OR PERISH A STUDY OF NATIONAL SECURITY
Written by K.V. Krishna Rao.
Stock no. 1810384
Published by Lancer Publishers Pvt. Ltd. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Indian Sub-Continent had been invaded several times and subjugated and ruled for long periods by alien conquerors. Why, and how did this happen? What lessons can be learnt from the eventful history of the country? Red cloth boards, no titles. xvi and 507 pages including index. ISBN: 817212001X. Light scuffing to boards. Slight musty smell present. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed and scuffed.

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RIVERS OF SILENCE
Written by Ashok Kalyan Verma.
Stock no. 1810382
Published by Lancer Publishers & Distributors; Spantech & Lancer. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Disaster on River Nam Ka Chu 1962 and the Dash to Dhaka Across River Megha during 1971. Two episodes of significance during free India's military history. Glazed boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1897829345.

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SUBEDAR TO FIELD MARSHAL
Written by Partap Narain.
Stock no. 2115610
Published by Manas Publications. 1st INDIA 1999. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

This book is on Indianisation of the armed forces, the civil and police services. ISBN: 8170490723. Wrapper flaps are stuck to pastedowns (possibly when published). A few grubby marks and creasing to edges of wrapper.

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PUGAL THE DESERT BASTION
Written by S.C. Sardeshpande.
Stock no. 2115567
Published by Lancer International. 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards. Looks at the Land, The History, The Society. ISBN: 8170620600. Some marks to covers. Some heavy indentation marks to wrapper - especially to rear panel.

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THE AYUB KHAN ERA POLITICS IN PAKISTAN 1958-1969
Written by Lawrence Ziring.
Stock no. 2115563
Published by Paramount Publishing Enterprise. 1ST PAKISTAN 2009. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pale green covers with silver titles. ISBN: 9789694945804. Covers are excellent. Surface paper damage to pastedowns, where wrapper flaps were stuck a little. Wrapper is edge-creased and unevenly faded.

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MILITARISM IN INDIA THE ARMY AND CIVIL SOCIETY IN CONSENSUS
Written by Apurba Kundu.
Stock no. 2115562
Published by Tauris Academic Studies. 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver titles. ISBN: 1860643183. Light browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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PEKING VERSUS DELHI
Written by George N. Patterson.
Stock no. 2115561
Published by Frederick A. Praeger. 1st USA 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with yellow title to spine. Some foxing to pages and wrapper. Creasing and a few small nicks, also to wrapper.

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THE MORALE BUILDERS FORTY YEARS WITH THE MILITARY MEDICAL SERVICES OF INDIA
Written by D.R. Thapar.
Stock no. 2115521
Published by Asia Publishing House. 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. A few light marks to endpapers. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing, a few nicks and chips; browning to rear panel.

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