Ayliffe, Keith R. and Posener, John M.
Title Tracks of the Dragon. A History of Australian Locating Artillery
Edition 1st Edition
Publisher Sydney Australian Military History Publications 2004
1876439769 / 9781876439767
Seller ID ID200978
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. - a new copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. 340 pages As soon as artillery arrived on the battlefield, guns posed a threat to infantry and cavalry forces so there was immediately an urgent need to accurate counter-battery fire to neutralise enemy artillery - and from this grew the need for accurate locating of artillery. The authors have based this book on their own experiences as Locators. A book to be enjoyed by gunners (artillerymen) of all persuasions and by those interested in, and proud of, Australia's defence force - past and present..