The Anatomy Of A Raid. Australia At Celtic Wood 9th October 1917.
Multidream Publications Ltd. BM Centre 652, WC1
(the broodseinde ridge - third battle of ypres). by tony spagnoly. edited by ted smith with an introduction by john laffin.
8vo. 6 x 8.25 inches. xxi + [iii] + 158 pp. Bound in original dark green cloth, gilt in pictorial dust wrapper. A very good copy. Signed by author on half title gift inscription with accompanying letter loosely inserted (as is errata slip). Illustrated by 33 photographic plates, including folding panorama, 10 whole page plates from drawings, lithographs, paintings, etc., numbered in text, 8 maps in red and black, including one folding plate and by other text figures. Decorated by Australian Forces badge on title page. Pictorial facsimile endpapers Very well illustrated and detailed account of the Australian Army raid at Celtic Wood on Broodseinde Ridge, 9th October 1917, during the Third Battle of Ypres. By Great War battlefield researchers, Anthony Spagnoly (b.1928), who earlier served in the Royal Navy, and Ted Smith (b.1936), who edited the work.
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