Island Fortress The Defence Of Great Britain 1603-1945
FIRST EDITION. Large 8vo. 6.25 x 9.5 inches. xii + 580 pp. Bound in original blue cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper, which has slightly sunned spine. Some browning of edges, but otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated by 16 pages of black and white plates and by maps in text. The sequel to the author's Defending the Island: From Caesar to the Armada. A history of invasion attempts and threats from the Dutch Wars of the seventeenth century until the end of the Second World War. By Norman Longmate (1925-2016), social and military historian.
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