Bare Feet and Bandoliers: Wingate, Sandford, the Patriots and the Liberation of Ethiopia :: David Shirreff

Bare Feet and Bandoliers: Wingate, Sandford, the Patriots and the Liberation of Ethiopia :: David Shirreff soon to be presented for sale on the inspired BookLovers of Bath web site!

Barnsley: Pen & Sword Military, 2009, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Includes: List of Acronyms; Plans of battle; Black & white photographs; Maps; List of abbreviations; References; Glossary; Sketches;

From the cover: The Italian invasion of Ethiopia succeeded in expelling Emperor Haile Selassie into exile in 1936. It was essential for British prestige in the region that the Emperor was re-instated. Thus the campaign, so vividly described in this fascinating book, was of great political and military importance, albeit relatively small in scale. So it was in 1941 that British Commonwealth and Sudanese forces together with loyal Ethi…

Very Good in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper. A hint of age-toning to the top edge of the text block. Text complete, clean and tight.

Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. (xxvii) 337 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I spellbind you with a further miscellany curated within Military catalogue?

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