The Story of the Battle of Britain
Signed by 5 of 'The Few'
Signed on the half title page by 5 of ‘The Few’
& Wing Commander Tom Neil
Hodder & Stoughton First edition 1999. 418 pages and well-illustrated with photographs.
Fine condition hardback book in a Near Fine condition dustjacket. The book is clean, bright and tight.
Based on the BBC TV series, this is a powerful account of the events of 1940 told through the voices, diaries, letters and memoirs of the men and women who lived, loved, fought and died during that terrible but inspiring year. A blend of original historical research with the experience of ordinary people in desperate times, this book enables readers to experience something of a time when a nation’s darkest hour became its finest.
A very readable book enhanced by the signatures of five of ‘The Few’.