Johnston, Mark & Stanley, Peter,: Alamein:The Australian Story (The Australian Army History Series)
Book Number: 0128034
Oxford University Press, South Melbourne, 2006. Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Maps. First Edition. List of maps, acknowledgements, authors' note, introduction by authors, abbreviations, notes, bibliography and index. The text is illustrated with numerous maps and attack plans, and, between pages 148 and 149 there are 16 pages of black-and-white photographs. Photographic paperback binding with ochre and blue coloured titles to the front panel and pale yellow, white and ochre coloured titles to the backstrip. "The story of the modest men of the celebrated Australian 9th Division in World War II has never been adequately told. The great sacrifices and achievements deserve to be better known. Alamein: The Australian Story fills this gap, recounting the role of the 9th division in the crucial battles around El Alamein 1942." – from the rear panel blurb. A little creasing of the top right hand corner of page 287 through to end of the book. Minor rubbing of the book edges and panels. A small mark to the front text edge. First softcover edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. , V - XII, 314 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Maps. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Regimental History; North Africa; WW II; ISBN: 0195553330. ISBN/EAN: 9780195553338. Inventory No: 0128034.