The Military Service Publishing Company, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 12th ed., May 1942 (Vols. III & IV with Indexes and an Appendix). 884 + 517 + 178 pp., photo-plates + a cold., & fldg., map + numerous photo-ills., + diagrams, maps & plans. Re-cased retaining original black cloth covers ; gilt ; 3 maroon morocco tabs ; gilt 24 x 16cm. Some light marking to covers ; pencil sketch erased from foot of last page & blank e.p's. ; previous owner's details to f.f.e.p., (blank) o/w V.G. Published in 1942, this substantial book covers volumes III and IV in the study on American infantry tactics and techniques. It covers chapters on Defence against Chemical Warfare ; Aerial Photography Reading ; Interior Guard Duty ; Physical Training ; Review of Rifle Marksmanship ; Machine Guns, Mortars and Cannon ; Combat Training ; Military Law ; Officers' Reserve Corps ; Methods of Instruction ; Antiaircraft Defence ; Antitank Defence ; Combat Intelligence ; Infantry Signal Communication ; Combat Training ' Infantry Units ; Leadership plus a wealth more. In addition, there are comprehensive indexes and a detailed appendix section. Illustrated with photograph plates, a coloured and folding map, numerous photo-illustrations, diagrams, maps and plans. A substantial and informative book.