B. T. Batsford Ltd.
FIRST EDITION. Large 8vo. 6.75 x 9.5 inches. xii + [ii] + 384 pp. In original blue cloth, gilt. a little wear to extremities, but otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated by 31 pages of black and white photographic plates, including frontispiece and by 22 maps. Map endpapers. A highly regarded history of the Allies' disastrous Gallipoli campaign in Turkey, 1915-16, extensively based on contemporary accounts and sources. Robert Rhodes James (1933-99) was an historian, civil servant and later Conservative MP for Cambridge, 1976-92.
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