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October 1973: The Arab-Israeli War - Frank Aker

Archon Books, 1985, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Good Dustwrapper. Unlaminated dustwrapper a little edgeworn and faded. Boards slightly sprung. Text complete, clean and tight but very slightly musty.

Illustrated with diagrams & maps. From the cover: “On October 6, 1973, the world was taken by surprise. Egypt sent troops and equipment across the Suez at the Bar Lev Line and the Syrians advanced through the rugged Golan Heights. Few military analysts thought that either country could succeed in a confrontation with Israel, considered a mini super power and famous for swift and devastating victories in war. But this did not happen. Israel instead found itself fighting for survival on two fronts.”
Size: 8¾" x 5¾"
Number of Pages: 185
ISBN: 0208020667
Introduction: Maj. Gen. George S Patton
Cover Art By: Marie-Louise Scull

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