By: Ansell, Mike, Colonel Sir. Foreword By H.R.H. The Prince Philip.
Price: $20.00 USD
London, Peter Davies: 1973
Edition: First Edition
Inscription: Inscribed By Author
Seller ID: 27028
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good -
180 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H). **Inscribed on half title page: "G_____ A_____ Best wishes Mike Ansell Oct. 14th 1973". B&w plates. "In June, 1940, when Colonel Mike had just been awarded the D.S.O. and was the youngest Commanding Officer in the Army, disaster struck: he was blinded in a hail of bullets at St Valery. The way he has overcome this handicap, and other more heartbreaking losses, is the inspiring theme of this book. For Colonel Mike has never failed to 'soldier on' in the face of adversities that would have broken lesser men. Whether catching salmon on the Torridge in Devon, cr... View More...