By: Beltrone, Art and Beltrone, Lee.
Price: $20.00 USD
Charlottesville, Virginia, Howell: 1994
Edition: First Edition
Inscription: Signed by Authors.
Seller ID: 30234
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good+
208 pp, 9 3/4" H. Signed on front free endpaper: "Art Beltrone / Lee Beltrone". Profusely illustrated in b&w and colour. "With watercolors extracted from food can labels and paint brushes made from their own hair, downed World War II American airmen recreated their recollections of combat and experiences as prisoners of war in blank books provided by the Y.M.C.A. With remarkable ingenuity and creativity, prisoners used their Wartime Logs as a mental escape from the physical confinement of German prison camps. Sketches, illustrations, poetry, diary entries - all were recorde... View More...