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Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ condition in Very Good+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 254 pages The epic of Vercors is the most famous drama in French resistance history. 2 days after D-day, 1000s of Frenchmen rallied to the mountain fortress of Vercors to support the expected landing. The expected support from the allies never arrived and after 6 weeks of almost daily German attack, a major battle ensued with inevitable and tragic consequences for the gallant men and women who had defied the Germans.