Desert Warfare ; Being the Chronicle of the Eastern Soudan [ Sudan ] Campaign
Burleigh, Bennet

Cambridge Ken Trotman, Ltd. 1988 Facsimile Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners. Front cover has a long diagonal crease at lower right. 320 p. w/ maps, including 2 fold out maps. An attractive reprint in softcover of an important Victorian campaign memoir during the Mahdist war of 1881 - 89 by Burleigh, a war correspondent for British newspapers. Originally published in 1884, and covers the battles of El-Teb and Tamaai. Very Good Trade Paperback (Item ID: 12496)


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