Mallinson, Allan: A Call to Arms. First Edition/First Printing.« back
This is a first edition and first printing of A Call to Arms by Allan Mallinson, published by Bantam Press in 2002.
The book and protected dust jacket are in Fine condition with no inscriptions and not price clipped.
India 1819 - Matthew Hervey is charged with raising a new troop, and organising transport for India - for he, his men and their horses are to set sail with immediate effect. What Hervey and his greenhorn soldiers cannot know is that in India they will face a trial for which they are ill prepared. A large number of Burmese war-boats are assembled near Chittagong, and the only way to thwart their advance involves a hazardous march through the jungle. Soon Hervey and his troop are in the midst of hot and bloody action once again...