It is a compendium highlighting Indian Army's unique achievements through the ages, particularly the 20th century. Released by the Chief of the Army Staff, the aesthetically illustrated book is a repository of hundreds of footprints left by the uniformed fraternity of the erstwhile British India and the Post Independence Indian Army. It is a vast repository of knowledge, showcasing more than 200 crisp entries spread over more than 150 pages, encompassing nearly 110 years of history. It include Indian Army's landmark Reorganisations of 1901-2 and 1922; the erstwhile State Forces; outstanding operations achievements whithin India and abroad; uniformed/civilian individuals and units to have been bestowed with honours and awards; outstanding sportment who have earned laurels in the Olympics and other games; numerous Guinness Record Holders; daring adventures who have left footprints in various corners of India and abroad, units, formations, establishmentss, training institutions in India and abroad, Army animal assets, UN Peacekeeping, cadets, general officers, women officers and striking Army postage stamps. All these are chronologically covered in five basic chapters.
Author: Anil Shorey
Features: HB, KW