Author:Kournakoff, Sergei


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Savage Squadrons

By: Kournakoff, Sergei

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hale, Cushman & Flint: 1935

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2203388

Condition: Very Good

1st printing. No jacket, faint stain to front board and spine, faint stain to page ridge, bookplate to front endpaper verso. 1935 Hard Cover. 360 pp. The part the native cavalry played during the War on the Southeastern Front makes a story of adventure which seems strangely alien in contrast to the many modern developments of modern warfare. These mountain men from the Caucasus, with their Oriental customs, beliefs and training made unfamiliar companions for the Russians, who nevertheless were respected and liked by their riders. A phase of militarism which has seen its day and now remains tin... View more info