1st ed., 1985. 288 pp., ills. D.j., 22 x 14cm. FINE. All regiments and corps ever raised are listed in this book if they subsisted in the units of the British regular army at the time of publication in 1985. Conversely one can also trace the parentage of any existing regiment or corps back to its original ancestors. In addition, the guide supplies the following information (where applicable) in respect of each unit, whether existing or previously merged: date of raising, successive titles, Battle Honours, motto, uniform, regimental marches, journal, headquarters, museum, nicknames and cap badge. This book is one of the most authoritative guides of its kind to be published.