VOLUNTEERS AT HEART: The Queensland Defence Forces 1860-1901

By: Johnson, D.H.

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xiv, + 248pp., b/white halftone plate frontispiece, plus a like unpaginated plate section. Book clean and square. Spine firm, lightly bumped on head and heel. Plain brown boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Sepia, halftone plate illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally edgeworn only. " . . . traces the development of the Queensland Defence Forces from the inception of the colony until federation in the context of the often highly critical society the volunteers were pledged to defend." Contents include: Prelims., List of Illustrations, List of Tables, Acks., Abbreviations, Introduction, 17 chapters, Appendices, Notes, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 555g.

Title: VOLUNTEERS AT HEART: The Queensland Defence Forces 1860-1901

Author Name: Johnson, D.H.

Categories: Australian Military History, Australian History, Military History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: St Lucia, Queensland, Australia, University of Queensland Press: 1975

ISBN Number: 0702208361

ISBN Number 13: 9780702208362

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 012870

Keywords: Military History, Australia, Queensland, Militia Units (Australia), Colonial Defence Forces (Australia), Johnson, D.H., 1936-