By: VACULIK, Serge FITZGERALD, Edward
Jarrolds (Publishers) London Ltd, London, 1954,:
Seller ID: 105748
VACULIK, Serge. Air Commando. Translated from the French by Edward Fitzgerald. With 21 Illustrations. London : Jarrolds (Publishers) London Ltd, (1954). First Edition. Pp (8),9-303,(1), frontispiece + 14 pp plates. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Translation of Béret Rouge. "The son of an immigrant Czech worker, Vaculik went to France at the age of five and became passionately in love with his adopted country. He fought for her in thewar and barely escaped with his life at Dunkirk. On his way to a prisoner of war camp in Germanv he and a companion escaped but the companion dis... View More...