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UNIFORMS AND EQUIPMENT OF THE LIGHT BRIGADE
Written by John Mollo; Boris Mollo. Illustrated by John Mollo.
Stock no. 2133471
Published by Historical Research Unit. Circa 1968. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Card wraps. B/w photos. Colour illustrations. Spine is faded, some creasing to cover corners. Small tears to first page next to staples, where binding is starting to become weak. Some grubby marks and foxing.

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FIGHTING TROOPS OF THE AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN ARMY 1868-1914
Written by James Lucas.
Stock no. 1820039
Published by Spellmount Ltd.. 1st UK 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The armies of the Austro-Hungarian Empire were some of the most colourful soldiers in Europe. This book revives in print and picture the splendour of the infantry. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0946771049. Top edge of text block lightly browned. Black pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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ORDER OF BATTLE: GERMAN INFANTRY IN WWII
Written by Chris Bishop.
Stock no. 1820019
Published by Amber Books. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Divided by campaign, the book includes colourful tree diagrams of the infantry element of every German corps from the invasion of Poland in 1939 to the fall of the Third Reich in 1945. A detailed, authoritative guide ot the organization of Germany's infantry divisions in World War II. Pictorial glazed boards. Pictorial endpapers. Colour maps. ISBN: 9781905704859. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.

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AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN INFANTRY 1914-1918
Written by J.S. Lucas.
Stock no. 1819767
Published by Almark Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A detailed guide to the uniforms, equipment and organisation of one of the major, although little known, participants of the Great War. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations & photos. 112 pages. ISBN: 0855240962. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine, grubby and has a small chip to top rear edge.

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FRENCH NAPOLEONIC LINE INFANTRY 1796-1815
Written by Emir Bukhari.
Stock no. 1819740
Published by Almark Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1973. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A handy reference guide to the regiments, uniforms and equipment of Napoleon's line infantry. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations. 104 pages. ISBN: 0855241535. Light browning to text block. Pink pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges, browned to spine, and grubby to rear panel.

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SOLDIERS OF THE PENINSULAR WAR 1808-1814
Written by Rene North.
Stock no. 1819736
Published by Almark Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A detailed and profusely illustrated record of the regiments of Britain and France and their own respective allies in the long drawn-out campaigns in Spain and Portugal during the Napoleonic Wars. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w and colour illustrations. 68 pages. ISBN: 0855240660. Spine faded. Text block lightly browned, contents clean. White pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine and a little grubby.

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NAPOLEON'S LINE INFANTRY & ARTILLERY: RECREATED IN COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHS.
Written by Stephen E. Maughan.
Stock no. 1819711
Published by Windrow & Greene. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Europa Militaria Special No.11. The Line and Light Infantry who made up the backbone of the Emperor's armies, and who marched to victory under his Eagles on a score of legendary battlefields between the 1790s and 1815 are represented in nearly 200 colour photos taken over four seasons of re-enactment all over Europe. White pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 1859150535. Light browning to covers.

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THE GERMAN ORDER OF BATTLE INFANTRY IN WORLD WAR II
Written by George Nafziger.
Stock no. 1819332
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Identifies each infantry unit operating between 1939 and 1945, and details the organisation and precise composition of the formation. 591 pages. ISBN: 1853673935. Text block very slightly grubby. Black dustwrapper is scuffed.

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CENTRAL POWERS SMALL ARMS OF WORLD WAR ONE
Written by John Walter.
Stock no. 2132792
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The developments that led to the front-line guns of the period and of those guns that remained in service. Hand-gunds, rifles and machine-guns of each of the Central Powers nations. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 208 pages includes index. ISBN: 1861261241. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown. Else a fine copy in wrapper which has mark from removed label on verso and some light indentations.

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MAKING TRACKS: BRITISH CARRIER STORY 1914 TO 1972
Written by Peter Chamberlain; Chris Ellis.
Stock no. 1819167
Published by Profile Publications. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition.

The story of British armoured infantry carriers from the modified Mark V tanks of World War I to the Saracens and Spartans that are in action at the time of writing. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0853830886.

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COMBAT AND GENOCIDE ON THE EASTERN FRONT: THE GERMAN INFANTRY'S WAR, 1941-1944
Written by Jeff Rutherford.
Stock no. 1818902
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 2014. Nearly fine condition.

Cambridge Military Histories series. A study of combat and the occupation policies of three frontline infantry divisions. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w maps, charts & photos. ISBN: 9781107055711. Heavy bump to lower edge of rear board.

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ISLAM AND THE ARMY IN COLONIAL INDIA: SEPOY RELIGION IN THE SERVICE OF EMPIRE
Written by Nile Green.
Stock no. 1818887
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A ground-breaking study of the cultural world of the Muslim soldiers of colonial India. Set in Hyderabad in the mid nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the book focuses on the soldiers' relationships with the faqir holy men who protected them and the British officers they served. Black boards, silver title to spine. A few b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780521898454.

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