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The Tiger Strikes. India's Fight in the Middle East

£32.99

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1942, published with the authority of the Government of India by the Director of Public Relations. This book tells the story of the 4th and 5th Indian Divisions in the Middle East. Written by a military officer, it tells of the Battle of Sidi Barrani and the battles of Agordat and Barentu and the grim battle at Keren. It tells of British and Indians fighting together. Includes numerous illustrations, photographs and maps. xviii + 165pp. Endpapers show Sketch Map of Middle East. Internally pristine. Green cloth binding has some very light marks. Unclipped D/J has large open tear to front and spine is discoloured.

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Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Edition:
first
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
165

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1942, published with the authority of the Government of India by the Director of Public Relations. This book tells the story of the 4th and 5th Indian Divisions in the Middle East. Written by a military officer, it tells of the Battle of Sidi Barrani and the battles of Agordat and Barentu and the grim battle at Keren. It tells of British and Indians fighting together. Includes numerous illustrations, photographs and maps. xviii + 165pp. Endpapers show Sketch Map of Middle East. Internally pristine. Green cloth binding has some very light marks. Unclipped D/J has large open tear to front and spine is discoloured.

Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Edition:
first
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
165

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