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Hardback, Size 8.5 x 11.5 inches. In grey hard card covers with with blue/grey cloth spine. Black lettering to front. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped, some darkening to boards. Edges slightly rubbed. Endpapers darkened with loose newspaper cutting to front. Else a clean and tight copy. 113pp text then, 56 coloured map plates, each with accompanying page of text. Published in 1919, this is the official record of the work of the Allied Expeditionary Force in Egypt in WWI. It begins with Allenby’s Dispatches then the Order of Battle, with brief record of service of the major formations. This is followed by Brief Records of the various Branches of the Army and finally plate maps with text pages showing the progress of the campaign. This is the campaign during which T.E.Lawrence was active with the Arab Army of Sheikh Faisal.
Title: A Brief Record of the Advance of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force under the Command of General Sir Edmund H.H. Allenby, July 1917 to October 1918. Compiled from Official Sources. Second Edition. The first edition was published by “The Palestine News”.
Categories: Military Subjects,
Publisher: HMSO. His Majesty's Stationary Office London. 1919 2nd:
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Seller ID: 80399
Keywords: Military Subjects Egyptian Expeditionary Force, General Allenby, Despatches, Order of Battle, maps, T. E. Lawrence, Arab Army, His Majesty's Stationary Office