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Swifter Than Eagles - Aidan Sprot

The Pentland Press, 1998, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good+ - in Very Good DJ. DJ lightly stained at the lower edge of the reverse, not visible externally. A nice copy.

Memoirs of a Young Officer 1940-1945. Illustrated with B&W photographs. Maps to the endpapers. From the cover: “This is the story of a junior armoured regimental officer during three years of total war, journeying from the Western Desert, to Italy then to Normandy and through to the Baltic where the author’s regiment was the first to meet the Russian allies. This is a factual, detailed, yet highly readable account of the regiment’s journey and battles which included Alam Halfa, El Alamein, the capture of Tripoli and the assault landing at Salerno, before the battles and pursuits in North West Europe, from Normandy to the Baltic.”
Size: 8½" x 6"
Number of Pages: 187
ISBN: 1858215676
Introduction: Field Marshal Lord Carver

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