Object details

Category
Books
Related period
Second World War (content), Second World War (content)
Creator
THE STORY OF THE 4TH BN. THE MADRAS REGIMENT IN THE BURMA CAMPAIGN, 1943-'45 (Author)
NOW OR NEVER (Author)
E.G. Aylmer (printers) (Publisher)
Production date
1946
Place made
Calcutta
Dimensions

whole: Dimensions: 26cm., Pagination: vii, 45p., 12 leaves of plates ill., frontis., maps, ports.

Catalogue number
LBY 88 / 867

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