A narrative of a young officer's fears and triumphs, of the discomforts and tragedies attendant on battle, the terrors and confusion in the midst of action against a fanatically tenacious enemy. It is an account of the insidious drain on stamina and courage that all men face during prolonged exposure to battle.
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Patrick Davis fought in Burma with the 4/8th Gurkha Rifles, and served in the Indian Army until 1947 when he returned to England to take a degree at Oxford. Since 1955 he has held a succession of posts in the London publishing and university worlds. He lives in Kent.
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Book Description Hutchinson, 1970. Book Condition: Good. Light wear to boards. Content is clean and bright. Good DJ with some light creasing to fore edges and inside flaps. Bookseller Inventory # 9999-9991010431
Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. wear, scuff marks and little rips to jacket, price clipped and creases to inside flap, pages in nice condition, shipped from the UK. Bookseller Inventory # 582/R/485H