Quartered Safe Out Here: A Recollection of the War in Burma :: George MacDonald Fraser soon to be presented for sale on the superior BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Harvill, 1992, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Maps (1); Glossary;
From the cover: After twenty-five years of chronicling the military misadventures of Flashman, the Victorian arch-cad, George MacDonald Fraser has temporarily deserted fiction to write his own factual and highly personal account of the Burma War. Quartered Safe out Here describes life and death in Nine Section, a small group of hard-bitten and (to modern eyes) possibly eccentric Cumbrian borderers with whom the aut…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Red boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. (xxii) 225 pages. 9½” x 6¼”.
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