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Title: And We Shall Shock Them: The British Army in the Second World War.
Description: Hodder and Stoughton, London, (1983).. 429 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0340270853 B&w photographs, maps. "How the British Army contributed to the Allies' eventual victory against the Axis powers is a remarkable story of apparent defeat turned into ultimat e victory..David Fraser discusses every major campagin fought by the British Army in the Second World War. As a young serving officer during the war, and ultimately reaching the highest reaches of the army, he has been able to bring pers o n a l e x p e rience to his account as well as drawing on many hitherto unpublished sources. The narrative has been enriched by critical and pungent comment.." Slight cigarette odor, minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has min or e dg e w ea r/ wr in kling - light at bottom of spine, minor rubbing, small closed tear at bottom of front hinge, tiny scuff on front panel, minor browning at top of flaps. Very Good/Very Good.

Keywords: British Army, Allies, North Africa, Far East, Japanese Army, Burma, Hong Kong, Malaya, Singapore, Afrika Korps, Alexander, Auchinleck, Brooke, Churchill, Eighth Army, Eisenhower, Hitler, Horrocks, Italy, Montgomery, Ritchie, Rommel, Slim, Wavell, to

Price: US$ 17.50 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 21644

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