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Winston Churchill. The River War - An Account of the Reconquest of the Soudan.. Eyre & Spottiswoode Ltd, London, 1940.

Price: US$60.11 + shipping

Condition: Very Good

Description: Hardcover bumped edges and corners, creases inside to corners, ex owners name inside, LCpl B.H.Guthrie 15514 2NZEF

Seller: Phoenix Books NZ, Waimate, CANTE, New Zealand

Winston Churchill. The River War:An Account of The Reconquest of the Soudan. Eyre & Spottiswoode, London, 1940.

Price: US$66.39 + shipping

Condition: Very Good

Description: A Third Cheap Edition:Book Condition:A Very Good copy, very gently bumped and rubbed top and bottom of the spine, corners very gently bumped and rubbed, page edges gently toned, previous owners name on FFEP, internally very clean and bright, tight binding.

Seller: Bawnmore Fine and Rare Books, Rugby, United Kingdom

The Rt. Hon. Winston Churchill C.H., M.P.. THE RIVER WAR: AN ACCOUNT OF THE RECONQUEST OF THE SOUDAN. Eyre & Spottiswoode, 6 Great New Street, London E.C.4, 1940.

Price: US$112.87 + shipping

Condition: Very Good

Description: Illustrated with twenty-two maps and plans including fold-out maps (all fold-out maps and text-maps present, as called for). ***Very good in buff-coloured cloth-covered boards with black titles to spine. Edges and corners of boards slightly rubbed. Corners slightly bumped. Head and tail of spine rubbed. Contemporaneous gift inscription to front free endpaper: 'To Dad Xmas 1943 from Alastair and Hanna' in blue fountain pen ink. Pages clean. Spine tight. No dustwrapper. All folding maps clean and in very good condition. xii prelim pages including contents and a three-page introduction by Winston Churchill - plus a two-page extract from the preface of the first edition to the fore, also by Winston Churchill - plus 381 pages including Appendix A & B and Index to rear. 222mm x 142mm. ***'Contents: The Rebellion of the Mahdi; The Fate of the Envoy; The Dervish Empire; The Years of Preparation; The Beginning of the War; Firket; The Recovery of the Dongola Province; The Desert Railway; Abu Hamed; Berber; Reconnaissance; The Battle of the Atbara; The Grand Advance; The Operations of the First of September; The Battle of Omburman; The Fall of the City; 'The Fashoda Incident'; On the Blue Nile; The End of the Khalifa; Appendix A: Composition of the Staff during the River War; Appendix B: Text of the Soudan Agreement of the 19th of January, 1899, and of the Declaration of the 21st of March, 1899. ***Third cheap edition published during the Second World War, with all twenty-two folding maps and text maps present, as called for. Of interest to collectors of books by Winston Churchill and military historians. Uncommon. ***For all our books, postage is charged at cost, allowing for packaging: any shipping rates indicated on ABE are an average only: we will reduce the P & P charge where appropriate - please contact us for postal rates for heavier books and sets etc.

Seller: Orlando Booksellers, Lincoln, United Kingdom

CHURCHILL, Winston.. The River War - An Account of the Reconquest of the Soudan.. Eyre & Spottiswoode, London., 1940.

Price: US$112.87 + shipping

Description: Third cheap edition. The book originally appeared in 1899. Octavo. pp xvi, 381. Maps and plans.Faint stain to lower edge. Some light rubbing to cloth. Very good. No dustwrapper.

Seller: Peter Ellis, Bookseller, ABA, ILAB, London, United Kingdom