Octavo, xi,131pp, . Red cloth, title in silver on spine, coat of arms on cover. 16 foldout color illustrated maps. Publishers dust jacket, very good, with “30s net” on front flap, bright illustrations, wear at edges, tape repair to spine on back of jacket. Inscribed by Montgomery of Alamein at an “Alamein Reunion in 1963,” with laid in card noting provenance.
Comments: This book by Field Marshal Montgomery of Alamein tells the story of the Eighth Army, their crossing of the Mediterranean from El Alamein to the River Sangro in Italy.