Washington, DC: Department of the Air Force, 1954.
First Edition. Hardcover. Very good-. Large volume with 74 pages of text accompanied by 1043 captioned illustrationed, almost all reproduced photographs, but also including a few maps and diagrams. Scarce hardcover copy in original red cloth boards. Binding tight, text clean. Previous owner's name on front pastedown, along with an empty card pocket and a "Property of the United States Government" label with the writing crossed out in magic marker. Matching label on the rear pastdown, otherwise unmarked. Includes chapters on the role of the Army Photo Interpretation Section and interpreting military activity of various kinds: antimechanized defenses, antiaircraft defenses, artillery, armored vehicles, infantry defenses, etc. Due to size, additional shipping charges will be required for priority or international orders.