Brown, Paul. Item #14593
Brown, Paul. The ABC's of the I.D.R.: A Complete Examination of Close Order Drill from Paragraph 1 through 158. NY: Macmillan 1940 [1st ed.]. 167p, over 80 diagrams and ills. by Brown. Good paperbound (parts of backstrip chipped away). Ink names. Stamp on title page "Approved For Commanding Off," signed by a training officer. ** I.D.R. stands for Infantry Drill Regulation. The illustrations show presentation of arms, drill patterns, etc. "Having this title published and used by men entering the service undoubtedly gave Paul Brown more satisfaction than any other book he wrote or illustrated" (Biscotti). Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate.