Over the Top!: The Canadian Infantry in the First World War

By: Meek, John F.

Price: $1,750.00

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B003XS5EJI Signed, without inscription, by author upon title page. Hand-numbered copy #34 of 1,000. [8], 188 pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. "Illustrates the infantry badges of the Canadian Expeditionary Force of 1914-1919, backed by short sketches of the battalions they represented. Not only a unique reference work for the serious badge collector, but will also serve those who would begin a study of the Canadian Units that made the name of Canada second to none on the bloody battlefields of Flanders a half century ago." - John C. Newlands, Librarian/Curator - Royal Canadian Military Institute. "The format is simple, precise and packed with information of the type the reader wants. The photography is excellent and the text complete and easy to digest. Will become a standard reference book from this time on, and deservedly so." - Edward Denby, The "Musket and Doubloon", Antique Arms Dealer, Toronto. Bookplate of prior owner inside front board, otherwise contents clean, bright and unmarked. Light wear to decorated green cloth-covered boards. Binding tight. A high-quality copy of this essential reference. COOKE (3E) p.196.

Title: Over the Top!: The Canadian Infantry in the First World War

Author Name: Meek, John F.

Categories: Reference, Military, Canadian History,

Edition: First Printing

Publisher: Orangeville, ON, Canada, Self-Published (Van Coillie, Dries): 1971

ISBN Number: B003XS5EJI

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 811H3830

Keywords: Canadian Infantry, World War I, WWI, Badges, Reference, Canadian Military history, C.E.F. , Infantry Badges, pictorial Works , Canadian Expeditionary Force, 1914-1919, Battalions, ,