(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - General) The origins, characteristics and ethos of The Green Jackets culminating in their formation as The Royal Green Jackets in 1966. This richly illustrated book records the evolution of the Regiment from its illustrious forebears. The author examines the workings of the regimental system, including the part played by the Regimental HQ, the Royal Green Jackets Association, the Volunteers and the Cadets and goes on to cover the regiment's contribution to counter-insurgency in the Far East, to the long campaign in Northern Ireland, and service in the Cold War period. With a foreword by Field Marshall The Lord Bramall. (Published: 2007) (Publisher: Third Millennium) (ISBN: 9781903942697) (Pagination: Large format, 192pp, c500 colour & b/w images) (Condition: New) UL-XXXXXX. Codice inventario libreria
Riassunto: A portrait of the Royal Green Jackets, one of the best known of the Light Infantry regiments of the British Army.
About the Author: Major General Andrew Robert Douglas Pringle, CB, CBE is a retired British Army officer and currently president of KBR's International Government and Defence business.
Titolo: SWIFT AND BOLD - A PORTRAIT OF THE ROYAL ...
Casa editrice: Third Millennium
Descrizione libro Third Millenium Pub Ltd, London, 2007. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Fine. Condizione sovraccoperta: Fine. 1st Edition. 1903942691 DJ shows very slight use. 1st printing. Codice libro della libreria 027971
Descrizione libro Third Millenium Pub Ltd, 2008. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX1903942691