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James, Capt. W. H. 2,154 Questions
IN TOPOGRAPHY, TACTICS, MILITARY LAW, FORTIFICA-
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Japanese First Book for English
STUDENTS. By JOHN O'NEILL. With Tables of the Japanese Hiragand and Katakana characters. 4to., sewed. Price 10s. 6d.
Johnson, A. C. Elements of Plane
AND SPHERICAL TRIGONOMETRY, Theoretical and Practical, for the use of Junior Naval Students. EIGHTH EDITION, 1885, 8vo., cloth. Price 6s.
King's (The) Liverpool Regiment of
FOOT. An account of the formation of the Regiment in 1685, and of its subsequent service to 1881, with Biographical Notices, numerous coloured plates, &c. Demy 8vo., cloth, 25s.
Large Game Shooting in Thibet and the
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Louvre (The). A complete and concise Hand
book to all the Collections of the Museum, being an abridgment of the French Official Catalogues, arranged by S. SOPHIA BEALE. Small 4to., cloth boards, 3s.
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Macintyre, Lt.-Colonel J. M. Catechism
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Melting and Boiling Point Tables. By
THOMAS CARNELLEY, D.Sc. Professor of Chemistry in University College,
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Metrical Hymns, for the Christian Year, for
Congregational use, reprinted in a small volume, from the "PARISH
Metrical Tunes for Congregational
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Naval. On the State of the British Navy, with
remarks on one branch of Naval Expenditure. By ADMIRAL SIR R. SPENCER ROBINSON, K.C.B., F.R.S. Sewed. Price 18.
Newall, Major-Gen. D. J. F.
HIGHLANDS OF INDIA STRATEGICALLY CONSIDERED. With special reference to their colonization as Reserve Circles, Military, Industrial, and Sanitary, with a Map, Diagrams, Illustrations, &c., 1882. Demy 8vo., cloth. Price 21s.
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Nightingale's Life or Death in India.
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Nightingale's Notes on Nursing: What
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Nightingale's Notes on Nursing, FOR
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This Edition contains a Chapter devoted to "Minding Baby."
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Nomenclature of Diseases drawn up by
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Parish Choir, or Church Music Book.
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Parker, Sir William, Bart., G.C.B.,
Life of (Admiral of the Fleet), First and
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Parkyn, Lieut. S. S. Transport in
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Photographic Society of Great Britain.
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Poker, Rules of
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How to obtain the P.S. Compris
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Pulbrook, A. Handbook on the Law
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Punctuation: How to Stop, and When
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Regimental Chronicle, and List of Officers of
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Reign of the Land League. Patriotic
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Roll of the Royal College of Physicians
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Russia in Central Asia.
of Russia's progress in the East up to 1873, and of the incidents which led to the campaign against Khiva, with a description of the military districts of the Caucasus, Orenburg, and Turkestan. By HUGO STUMM. Translated into English by J. W. OZANNE and CAPT. H. SACHS. Maps. Demy 8vo. Price 15s.
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Service Almanack, The. Fifth Year of
publication.-Contents for 1886 :-Chronological Synopsis of English Army and Navy from formation to present date. Members of both Houses of Parliament who are serving, or have served, in the Army, Navy, or Auxiliary Forces, with war services, if any. British Naval and Military Celebrities of the Day, Biographical Sketches of. Dictionary of Battles. Concise descriptions of all Battles, &c., borne on the colours or appointments of regiments, and also principal naval actions during corresponding period. Descriptions of the Service Clubs and of all Service Institutions, Benevolent, Educational, &c. Full Descriptions of all British Orders and Distinctions. Winners of all Honours during the year :-Victoria Cross, Humane Society's Medals, Albert Medal, Volunteer Prizes at Wimbledon, Shoeburyness, &c. Naval and Military Relative Rank; Precedence in India, &c. Pay and Pensions of Army and Navy. Army and Navy Estimates in detail. Service Glossary, with derivations and full explanations of Naval and Military terms. The British Army. Station of every regiment and battery, when it proceeded abroad or returned home. Constitution of the Territorial Regiments, &c. Full statements of the Indian Army and Colonial Corps. Old designations of Line Regiments, in numerical order, with the new titles, and the new titles alphabetically arranged. The British Navy. Stations, tonnage, dates of commissions, &c., of ships. Regulations respecting First Appointments to the various branches of both Services (useful to parents and guardians), with much useful information to candidates for the examinations in 1885. Packs of Hounds within reach of the various stations in the United Kingdom. The year's Journal. Every event of general or Service interest carefully recorded from day to day. Parliamentary Record for 1885. Meteorological Summary for the Year. Literary Summary for the Year. Principal books, with names of authors and publishers, and when published. Theatrical Summary for the Year. Principal Plays, by whom, when, and where produced, with principal actors in them. Sporting Summary for the Year. Chief events in Racing, Cricket, Lawn Tennis, Athletics, Bicycling, Billiards, &c. Hunting Retrospect of the Past Season. Naval and Military Strength of European Nations. Terms of Service in Army and Navy, strength of the different branches, &c. Principal Moneys, Weights, and Measures of Foreign Countries. Naval and Military Obituary for the Year, &c., &c.
OPINIONS OF THE PRESS.
"Indispensable to the Army, Navy, and Auxiliary Forces."-Saturday Review. "A more useful manual it would be difficult to find."-United Service Magazine.
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"The first thing that strikes us, on looking at this Almanack, is astonishment that it never occurred to any one to bring out such a book before. The more credit, therefore, to the gallant editor or editors who have at last given us an Almanack worthy of all the Services."Army and Navy Magazine.
"THE SERVICE ALMANACK is the best shilling's worth of information connected with the Services we have seen for a long time. It contains a little of everything, and a good deal of many things. TheYear's Journal,' and the ' Dictionary of Battles' are most useful for reference, and the list of the winners of all honours during the year a novel and excellent idea. The editing is excellent throughout."-United Service Gazette.
"A work of reference which is sure to be handled constantly during the year. The list of members of both Houses of Parliament who are serving or have served in Her Majesty's Forces strikes us as particularly useful."--United Service Magazine.
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