They Also Served - George Forty; Anne Forty;Midas, 1979, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good – in Poor Dustwrapper. Price Clipped. Dustwrapper edge worn, with a slightly loose and dishevelled appearance. Mildly bumped at head & tail of spine and corners. Previous owners inscription to the first blank. Text complete, clean and tight.
Illustrated with black and white photographs. A Pictorial Anthology of Camp Followers through the Ages. From the cover: “Throughout the ages armies have always been accompanied by hordes of attached civilians. They were there for two reasons — either to give a service to the troops or to attempt to live off them. In addition to wives and children, they have included servants of all types, sutlers, tradesmen, artisans, technicians, entertainers, nurses and a thousand and one voluntary organisations who provided anything and everything from cups of tea to carnal delights!”
Size: 11" x 9"
Number of Pages: 223
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