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Towill, Bill

A Chindit's chronicle

Authors Choice Press, Lincoln NE. 2000, iv, 143p., two operations maps from sketches done on site, second edition glossy trade-size wraps with a fine color photo of a Burmese temple lion. Very good copy. First issued in 1990 by Quacks Booklet Printers. Orde Wingate-directed actions in WWII. "Chindit" was Wingate's division, the 3rd Indian, otherwise known as Special Force and later to become famous as "The Chindits." The name "derived from our divisional sign, which depicted the Chinthe, a mythical winged lion-like creature."

Cat.No: 165831

Price: $15.00

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