THE GUNNERS: A History of Australian Artillery

By: Horner, David

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xxviii, + 564pp. Burnt orange tinted endpapers. Intext, b/white halftone plates (archival sources - mostly AWM) and line-drawn maps (Mrs Kay Dancey, cartographer) throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over firm spine. Plain black boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Colour-art illustrated ('First Australian Division Artillery going into the 3rd Battle of Ypres 1919', H. Septimus Power), loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally edgeworn only. Beginning with the formation of the volunteer artillery units in the 1850's, "The Gunners" is the first complete history of the Australian Artillery. Sudan, Boer War, First World War, Second World War, Korean War, Malayan Emergency, Vietnam War and the Gulf War - Australian Artillery Units were involved in them all. This is the story . . . Contents include: Prelims., Maps and Figures. Acks., Abbs., Foreword. Introduction. 21 chapters. Appendix. Bibliography. Index. LEST WE FORGET. Book weight approx. 1.64 KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.

Title: THE GUNNERS: A History of Australian Artillery

Author Name: Horner, David

Categories: Military History, Australian Military History,

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Publisher: St Leonards, N.S.W., Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1995

ISBN Number: 1863739173

ISBN Number 13: 9781863739177

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Size: 8vo - (approx. 24.5cm x 18cm)

Seller ID: 013864

Keywords: Military History, Australia, Army, Royal Regiment of Australian Artillery (history), Gunners (Australian Military), Horner, D.M. (David Murray), 1948-