Who Killed Surcouf? signed 1st pr in dj

By: YOUNG, George

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YOUNG, George. Who Killed Surcouf? Queensland, N.S.: George Young, (January 1986). First Printing. Pp (8),9-103,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, pale blue stapled cardcovers.

George Young (b. 1924, Eastcote, Middlesex, England - d. March 9, 2002, Hubbards, Nova Scotia).

"The untold story of the occupation of the Islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon by Free French forces under General de Gaulle at the instigation of Winston Churchill, in defiance of the wishes of Canada and the U.S.A. This was followed by the mysterious loss of the giant French Cruiser / Submarine Surcouf, at that time the largest underwater ship in the world. Also revealing, for the first time, the real reason for the disastrous raid on Dieppe in 1942." - from the cover.

Spine slightly browned, tape ghost to front right corner, else very good in dustjacket. Signed, inscribed and dated by Young verso flyleaf. 25.00

Title: Who Killed Surcouf? signed 1st pr in dj

Author Name: YOUNG, George

Categories: 72,

Publisher: George Young, 1986,: 1986

Seller ID: 90570

Keywords: NAUTICAL NEWFOUNDLAND ST.PIERRE WW2 CANADA SUBMARINES WWII FRENCH SUBS NAVAL NAVY,