Quantity: 1 available
Hardback in Very Good condition, complete with dust wrapper, price-clipped, some shelf wear, but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, ppvii, 228. With b&w illustrations and index. Illustrated end papers: map of of the Mediterranean. Throughout the First World War, a retired colonel by the name of Borton kept a diary. In it he recorded life on the Home Front, events at home.and the exploits of his two sons in various theatres of war. The diary contains dramatic first-hand accounts of such actions as the evacuation from Sulva Bay, Allenby's taking of Jerusalem where Bosky won his VC, and Biffy's famous 'Flight into Egypt', the first-ever journey by aeroplane from London to Cairo. A unique military chronicle.
Title: My Warrior Sons: The Borton Family Diary, 1914-1918.
Edition: 1st Edition
Publisher: Peter Davies, 1973. 432418957: 1973
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 2356