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History of the Second World War : S O E in France by M.R.D. Foot - 1st Edition

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Product description

Subtitled: "An Account of the Work of the British Special Operations Executive in France 1940 - 1944". First account and analysis of the Special Operations Executive, a British secret service, and its work in France during the Second World War. Illustrated with photographs on plates, charts, and four folded maps kept in pouch at rear of book. Pagination: xxvii + 550 pages including index.

Speckled burgundy-coloured cloth binding with gilt lettering to spine; green dust-jacket.

Very good condition for a second-hand book: light edge-wear and soiling to dust-jacket with light fading and water stains to spine and 6mm closed tear to rear bottom edge of jacket; very light soiling/foxing to page edges, very light sticker ghosting to front pastedown endpaper, otherwise internally fine.

Item details

Author(s):
Foot, M.R.D.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First edition, published 1966.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
550
Publisher:
Her Majesty's Stationery Office
Title:
History of the Second World War : S O E in France

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Subtitled: "An Account of the Work of the British Special Operations Executive in France 1940 - 1944". First account and analysis of the Special Operations Executive, a British secret service, and its work in France during the Second World War. Illustrated with photographs on plates, charts, and four folded maps kept in pouch at rear of book. Pagination: xxvii + 550 pages including index.

Speckled burgundy-coloured cloth binding with gilt lettering to spine; green dust-jacket.

Very good condition for a second-hand book: light edge-wear and soiling to dust-jacket with light fading and water stains to spine and 6mm closed tear to rear bottom edge of jacket; very light soiling/foxing to page edges, very light sticker ghosting to front pastedown endpaper, otherwise internally fine.

Author(s):
Foot, M.R.D.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First edition, published 1966.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
550
Publisher:
Her Majesty's Stationery Office
Title:
History of the Second World War : S O E in France

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