USA - 'Theodore Draper' - 'The Battle of Germany' - 1946

Description
USA - 'Theodore Draper' - 'The Battle of Germany' - 1946
Original - Good condition

Rare book with his rare dustjacket about the advertures of the 'The 84th Infantry Division' during the period November 1944 to May 1945.

Lt. Theodore Draper - 'The Battle of Germany' - New York, Viking Press, MCMXLVI (1946) - 1st Edition - 260 pp - Grey linen hardcover with blind decoration - 26 x 18 x 3 cm - text: English.

Preface: Major General A.R. Bolling.

With numerous photos in Colour and Black/white and several maps and Fold-out Cards (see photos)

¶ It is the account of the combat experiences of the noted 'Railsplitter Division' of the U.S. Army in the latter days of World War II. Based on numerous interviews conducted immediately after each movement or encounter with the enemy, the book provides an in-depth look at the experiences of U.S. infantrymen as they moved into Germany in the face of often fierce resistance and in muddy or freezing conditions.

Condition: Inside very good, only cover and dustjacket slight damage of use associated with age and use (see photos). Binding is good

Shipping with 'track and trace' and registered.

Lot details
Type
'The Battle of Germany'
Country of Origin
USA
Army Unit
'Theodore Draper'
Year of Manufacture
1946
Original/ Replica
Original
Condition
Good condition
Comes with certificate of authenticity
No
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