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They Were Expendable by White W.L - Hardcover - BOMC Edition - 1942 - from Gilt Edge Books (SKU: B2214)

They Were Expendable

They Were Expendable by White W.L - Hardcover - BOMC Edition - 1942 - from Gilt Edge Books (SKU: B2214)

They Were Expendable

by White W.L

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About This Item

New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1942. The tragic panorama of the Philippine Campaign - the hopeless and the flaming courage around America's little Dunkirk. This is the true fighting accounts of four survivors of Motor Torpedo Boat Squadron Three - a grim and brave story. The four men already known throughout the nation were Bulkeley, Kelly, Akers and Cox. A list of Officers and Enlisted Personnel attached to Motor Torpedo Boat Squadron Three will be found at the rear of the book. Name to ffep. Gutter darkening to two leaves that does not interfere with print. A respectable copy. A good read!. BOMC Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus/Good Plus.

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Seller
Gilt Edge Books CA (CA)
Seller Inventory #
B2214
Title
They Were Expendable
Author
White W.L
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good Plus
Jacket condition
Good Plus
Quantity available
1
Edition
BOMC Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harcourt, Brace and Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1942
Keywords
Philippine CAmpaign + Motor Torpedo Boat Squadron 3 + Melville Island Rhode Island + General MacArthur + True War Accounts + Lieutenant Commander John Bulkeley + Lieutenant Robert Bolling Kelly + Ensign Anthony Akers + Ensign George E Cox Jr + Military No
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About Gilt Edge Books

We are now an "internet only" business. Our experience is 14 years in the book trade, much of that as a walk-in shop. We offer courteous, efficient and knowledgeable service. Our inventory will be of interest to the general reader, scholar or the most discriminating collector.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

gutter
The inside margin of a book, connecting the pages to the joints near the binding.
leaves
Very generally, "leaves" refers to the pages of a book, as in the common phrase, "loose-leaf pages." A leaf is a single sheet...[more]
ffep
A common abbreviation for Front Free EndPaper. Generally, it is the first page of a book and is part of a single sheet that...[more]
BOMC
Book-of-the-Month Club These are popular books republished and sold at a discounted price by one of these many clubs, the...[more]

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