Stock Image

The Commonwealth Armies: Manpower and Organisation in Two World Wars (War, Armed Forces and Society)

Perry, F. W.

3 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0719025958 / ISBN 13: 9780719025952
Published by Manchester University Press, Greart Britain, 1988
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
From Thomas F. Pesce' (Anaheim, CA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since October 9, 1998 Seller Rating 4-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 121.99 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99 Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

The dust jacket has been placed in a clear protective cover. Pages are clean, tight and bright. Bookseller Inventory # 6017828

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Commonwealth Armies: Manpower and ...

Publisher: Manchester University Press, Greart Britain

Publication Date: 1988

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good in Brodart

About this title

Synopsis:

During both World Wars the armies of Britain and the Commonwealth countries were mobilized and enlarged by volunteers and conscripts. Each of the major countries had its own problems but there were similarities in development between one country and another. Subsequently most found it necessary to reduce the organizations they had created, ostensibly because of manpower shortage, in reality because the expansions being attempted were unrealistic. The major Commonwealth countries are taken in turn by the author and the development of each army is outlined together with the problems encountered. An attempt is made to assess, on demographic grounds, the size of the army which each country could have built and sustained. Although intended to be useful to students of the World Wars, the book should also appeal to those with interests in modern history or in war studies generally.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Our store is located in the City of Anaheim, at the Northeast corner of Euclid and Orangewood streets. We are a general used bookstore, with a great selection of children's books, cookbooks, metaphysical, contemporary fiction, mystery-suspense, classics, history, romance, westerns, science fiction-fantasy and self-help. Your inquiries are welcome.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

California residents please add 8%, for state sales tax, to your order. All listed books are subject to prior sale. All prices are net. Visa, Discover and Mastercard payments processed by Abebooks, or by us directly. Check, Money Order, and PayPal are also accepted. Postage within the USA is $3.95 for the first book, and $1.00 for each additional book. All shipments via U.S. Post Office, Media Mail. If you require U.S. Priority Mail, please state so-the cost starts at $6.19 for the 1st book, and...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal