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ROBERTSON (John, late Major, 4th Bn. Imp. Camel Bde.) With the Cameliers in Palestine. 1st Ed., 244pp., 52 photos., 4 maps. Dunedin: Reed. 1938  #56947
[HLMainPic] Histories of NZ Companies of the Imperial Camel Corps operating in Sinai, Palestine & Syria campaigns. "...this special force was required to operate in a highly mobile reconnaissance & raiding role in arid areas where food, water & communications were all lacking... The NZ Camel Coys. fought in several engagements on the Egypt-Palestine border, in both of the Gaza battles, & then in the advance north towards Jerusalem." - Perkins. Orig. blue cloth, minor wear overall & some damage (cloth torn with loss) at foot of front board, o/w VG & very scarce. See illustration on our website.   £100


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