London, The Orion Publishing Group, 2002. Over hundred photographs. Cloth. With dustjacket. Hardbound. 4to. 224 pp. (A very good copy!). Unlike a standard history, The Few als takes the reader back to wartime in England: it also shows the Battle from the point of view of those involved. (booknr: 49286). Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: Originally published in hardback as "Their Finest Hour", now bearing its original UK title. Not a formal history as such, but an effort to convey the flow and feel of the times. R. Collier has written a number of good WWII history books and this too is very well written. P. Kaplan has been the artistic mind behind a series of books of this type and format (see note). The book includes many photographs both from 1940 and as the sites, people and artifacts appeared when the book was first published (1988+/-), Sidebars have bits of poetry, songs, and passages from memoirs. (Note: in the same format are: "One Last Look", Little Friends", "Round the Clock", "Wolfpack", Convoy", "Fighter Pilot", and "Bombers".
Titel: The Few. Summer 1940. The Battle of Britain.
Buchbeschreibung Weidenfeld Nicolson Illustrated, 2000. Buchzustand: Sehr gut. kleine Lagerspuren am Buch, Inhalt einwandfrei und ungelesen 104601 Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 960. Artikel-Nr. 312069
Buchbeschreibung Blandford Press, 1990. Paperback. Buchzustand: Very Good. Please note that at 1.3Kg. this book will require additional postage outside of the UK. | 9¾" x 9¾". 224pp. Index. Bibliography. | Introduction by Peter Townsend. A Later Printing. Illustrated by way of: Black & White Photographs; Facsimiles; Colour Photographs; Black & White Drawings; Maps; For more photos or information, use the «Ask Bookseller» button and I'll be pleased to help. The book is in stock and ships from the rustic nirvana of Peasedown St. John, near Bath, England from a long-established bookseller - guaranteed by my reputation and the UK Distance Selling Act. Remember! BUYING THIS BOOK means my Jack Russells get their supper! Condition :: Artikel-Nr. 174248