Operation Tombola (Roy Farran) soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London, New York & Sydney: Arms & Armour Press, 1986, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Maps ;
From the cover: In March 1945, as the Allied advance in Italy approached its climax, Roy Farran dropped by parachute into the Northern Apennines. Operation Tombola, the last and the most ambitious of the Special Air Service expeditions, had begun.
Tombola differed in several respects from previous S. A. S. operations. Rather than adopt the usual hit and run tactics employed in S. A. S. raids on German headquarters and lines of supply, Farran decided to join forces with the Italian partisans in the …
In the Special Forces Library series.
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper lightly sunned at the spine, more heavily over the bottom ½ inch of the upper panel.
Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 256 pages. 8¾” x 5¾”.
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