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Operation Crown Jewels

£20.00

Product description

SOE confidential mission of covert recovery of Russian MiG-15 fighter in July 1951, shot down by propeller driven Hawker Sea Fury in a dog fight over Simni-do Island. Recovered from 100 miles behind the lines by a lone commando diver and his SBS squadron. Miles Hawke met the hero in the 1990s and agreed to write up the little known story. The book includes a fictional part two. The book is generally available by print on demand. This unusual copy is the 2nd printing of the original paperback, signed by the author. Cover illustration of Chinese sailing ship outlined in white on dark blue background, with photo of author on reverse. Cover shows signs of wear.

Item details

Added value:
signed copy, not print on demand
Author(s):
Miles Hawke
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21.5 x 14cm
Edition:
1st edition 2nd printing
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1425177123
ISBN-13:
9781425177126
Number of pages:
388
Publisher:
Trafford
Title:
Operation Crown Jewels

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SOE confidential mission of covert recovery of Russian MiG-15 fighter in July 1951, shot down by propeller driven Hawker Sea Fury in a dog fight over Simni-do Island. Recovered from 100 miles behind the lines by a lone commando diver and his SBS squadron. Miles Hawke met the hero in the 1990s and agreed to write up the little known story. The book includes a fictional part two. The book is generally available by print on demand. This unusual copy is the 2nd printing of the original paperback, signed by the author. Cover illustration of Chinese sailing ship outlined in white on dark blue background, with photo of author on reverse. Cover shows signs of wear.

Added value:
signed copy, not print on demand
Author(s):
Miles Hawke
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21.5 x 14cm
Edition:
1st edition 2nd printing
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1425177123
ISBN-13:
9781425177126
Number of pages:
388
Publisher:
Trafford
Title:
Operation Crown Jewels

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