Dileas: History of The 48th Highlanders of Canada 1929-1956


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"Dileas", the regimental motto, means "Faithful". Captain and regimental historian Kim Beattie covers the regiment's movements from training in England to the Sicilian campaign, "Bloody December", the Hitler Line, etc. right through to the postwar years. Indexed.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: The 48th Highlanders of Canada
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1957
  • Place Published: Toronto
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good +
  • Signed: Yes
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    xvii, 847 p. 24 cm. Colour frontispiece of the Queen and 32 other b&w photographs. 11 maps + maps on endpapers. Red cloth hardcover with gold impressing. Some wear to rear board. Rear board and endpaper loosening. Signed by the author on the half-title. Some soiling of text block edge and minor thumbing or staining within.