Very Good. Item #4122
London: Macmillan & Co., 1962. First Edition. Octavo. 890 pages. Lacks dust jacket. Bound in red cloth covered boards. Title in gilt on spine. Spine ends are worn and corners and edges are rubbed, but binding is sound and boards unmarked. Front board opens shakily but binding is holding. Boards covered in mylar which previous owner has taped to endpapers. Previous owner's name on ffep. Pages are otherwise clean and only lightly toned with some very light spotting to text block.
A detailed account of the formation of the Soviet forces from the time of the revolution until the first German attack of World War II.