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Clear the Way!: A History of the 38th (Irish) Brigade, 1941-1947 (Irish Brigade, 1941-47) First Paperback Edition

By: Doherty, Richard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ireland, Irish Academic Press: 1994

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 036230

ISBN: 0716525429

Condition: Very Good +


Paperback. Illustrated. xvii, 336pp., index. Spine creased. Previous owner's blind-stamped seal on title page. View more info

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Ireland's Generals in the Second World War (New)

By: Doherty, Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ireland, Four Courts Press: 2004

Seller ID: 036297

ISBN: 1851828656

Condition: New


This book looks at the wartime careers of nineteen Irishmen who reached general officer rank - from brigadier upward - and assesses their records. As well as the best known (Alexander, Auchinleck and Montgomery), the author also reminds us about Britainâ??s first successful general of the war, Richard Oâ??Connor, and the commander of the UKâ??s anti-aircraft defenses, Tim Pile, as well as two commanders of the Irish Brigade (Nelson Russell and Pat Scott), another infantry brigade commander (Adrian Gore) and tank brigade commander David Dawnay. Here also is one of the most successful divisio... View more info