Title RUSSIA'S HEROES
Binding Hardcover and Dustjacket
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First U.S.
Size 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher New York, New York, U.S.A. Carroll & Graf Publishers 2001
0786708565 / 9780786708567
Seller ID 008938
xv, + (viii) plus 264pp., preliminary pages theatre-map section. Two unpaginated 8 page b/white halftone plate sections. Book clean. Vivid silver title over mildly bumped and cocked spine. A discreet remainder mark on foot of textblock, else leaves unmarked. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn, else very good. A biographical testament to ordinary and extraordinary men and women soldiers and pilots who heroically came to the defence of Russia during the German invasion of World War Two. Contents include: Prelims., Maps, Acks., Note, Preface, Prologue, 21 stories of Heroism (including the story of Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya), Bibliography, Index. More. Book weight approx. 600g.
Military Biography, Military History, Russia, World War 1939-1945, Axell, Albert