Title: Tracks of the Dragon. A History of ...
Publisher: Australian Military History Publications
Publication Date: 2004
Edition: 1st Edition
Small Quarto Size. Mint condition in pictorial laminated boards. A new copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. 340 pages As soon as artillery arrived on the battlefield, guns posed a threat to infantry and cavalry forces so there was immediately an urgent need to accurate counter-battery fire to neutralise enemy artillery – and from this grew the need for accurate locating of artillery. The authors have based this book on their own experiences as Locators. A book to be enjoyed by gunners (artillerymen) of all persuasions and by those interested in, and proud of, Australia's defence force - past and present. Bookseller Inventory #
Book Description: Australian Military History Publications, Loftus, NSW, Australia, 2004. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. Illustrated laminated boards. 339 pages with b/w illustrations.Sound-ranging was developed to detect enemy weapons and 'target acquisition' was born. By the Vietnam war radar was in use. Includes nominal roll of members of detachment 131 Divisional Locating Battery who served in South Vietnam. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 014028
Book Description: AMHP Australian Military History Publications, Loftus Australia, 2004. Laminated Pictorial Boards. Book Condition: New. No Jacket. First Edition. 339 pages nominal roll honours and awards organisation charts b/w photos - As soon as artillery arrived on the battlefield, the gun posed a threat to infantry and cavalry and tactics and technology changed dramatically in an attempt to neutralise the enemy's guns. Various forms of locating were invented and sound-ranging was developed to detect enemy weapons now modern satellite communications are used. Bookseller Inventory # 325779