One Man’s Desert: The Story of Captain Pip Gardner, VC, MC :: Rex Woods soon to be presented for sale on the inspired BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: William Kimber, 1986, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Black & white photographs; Maps;
>From the cover: One Mans Desert is a personal story of the Western Desert campaign as experienced by one of its most famous, yet unassuming, heroes and his subsequent resourceful escape and bid for freedom from captivity in Italy.
Captain Philip Gardner, VC, MC, was an officer in the Royal Tank Regiment involved in the Middle East fighting during 1941 and 1942. His achievements include the winning of the Military Cross at Halfaya Pass in 1941 and the Victoria Cross during the break-out …
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Gently bruised at the head of the spine and the top corners of the boards with commensurate wear to the dust wrapper. Top edge of the text block lightly spotted.
Brown boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 208 pages. Index. 9½” x 6¼”.
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