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The Edge of Darkness - John Prebble

Secker & Warburg, 1971, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Unlaminated DJ a little edgeworn and faded.

First published in 1947, and now re-issued, The Edge of Darkness is about the closing year of World War II as mirrored in the lives of five British artillerymen stationed in France. As it tells of their humour, their vitality and comradeship in the face of danger, it is also the disturbing story of shattered illusions, tremendous suffering and small starving children crying out for bread.
Size: 8" x 5¼"
Number of Pages: 245
ISBN: 0436386305
Cover Art By: Diane Large