The Battle Lost and Won - Olivia ManningAtheneum, 1979, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. DJ slightly ruffled along edges, with one small closed tear at rear head of spine. Edges of cover very slightly rubbed. Top edges a little dusty. Internally bright and clean.
This book is about conflict - in the Egyptian desert where the moment for a decisive stand against Rommel has arrived; and in Cairo where the civilians wait on the sidelines of a war they know little of but which creates for them the circumstances of their lives. 185pp. Size: 8vo Medium (8" x 5˝" approx.) Jacket Designed by Edward Ardizzone (Original Painting).
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