By: Clayton, Tim, and Craig, Phil
London, Hodder & Stoughton: 2002
Edition: 1st Edition
Seller ID: ID202090
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 438 pages Following on from the authors "Finest Hour" which dealt with 1940, they now turn their attention to the next period of extreme crisis - the summer of 1942. British troops were in retreat in North Africa, Egypt and the Suez Canal seemed certain to fall, Nazi bombers were blasting Malta, Hitler's armies swept into Russia and U-boats wrecked havok on the seas. View More...