Publisher:NSW Military Historical Association, Sydney, 1985
NSW Military Historical Association, 1985, Softcover, Book Condition: Good, Limited, Signed by Author
"A century has now passed since Major General Charles Gordon & his garrison were massacred in Khartoum on 26 January 1985. After receiving news of Gordon's death the acting Premier of New South Wales, William Bede Dalley, offered to despatch a force of infantry & artillery to assist the Imperial army in the Soudan. The offer of help was accepted & on 3 March, 1885 a contingent of over 760 men, under Colonel J.S. Richardson, sailed for Suakin in Eastern Sudan..." Includes fold-out map at rear. All pictures shown are of the actual product offered for sale Trade Paperback. Size: 150mm - 250mm. 321 pages. Covers have some shelf-wear, as well as some bumping to corners and extremities. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Military & Warfare; History. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0909458146. ISBN/EAN: 9780909458140. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20036.