123982114285375 Assassination in Algiers: Churchill, Roosevelt, De Gaulle, and the murder of Admiral Darlan

Assassination in Algiers: Churchill, Roosevelt, De Gaulle, and the murder of Admiral Darlan

By: Verrier, Anthony

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Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 302 pages. Christmas Eve, 1942. A twenty-year-old resistance fighter entered the office of the French High Commissioner in Algiers and fired two deadly shots at point blank range. The victim, Admiral Darlan, formerly heir-apparent to Marshal Petain, is shown in this book to have been a key player in a pivotal episode of the Second World War. Behind this act lay a conflict between Roosevelt & Churchill upon which hung the fate of France.

Title: Assassination in Algiers: Churchill, Roosevelt, De Gaulle, and the murder of Admiral Darlan

Author Name: Verrier, Anthony

Categories: Military-WW2,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1990

ISBN Number: 033341439X

ISBN Number 13: 9780333414392

Binding: Hardback

Seller ID: ID83912

Keywords: churchill Militaria Military general WW2,