Object details

Category
Books
Related period
Second World War (content), Second World War (content)
Creator
EAST AFRICAN CAMPAIGN 1940-41 (Author)
PRASAD, BISHESHWAR (Author)
OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE INDIAN ARMED FORCES IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR, 1939-45 (Author)
COMBINED INTER-SERVICES HISTORICAL SECTION (INDIA AND PAKISTAN) (Author)
Combined Inter-Services Historical Section (India and Pakistan) (Publisher)
Production date
1963
Place made
New Delhi
Dimensions

whole: Dimensions: 24cm., Pagination: xxiv, 180p., 40p. of plates ill., maps, ports.

Catalogue number
LBY 47192

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