Staff Officer with the Fifth Army: Sicily, Salerno and Anzio. Edmund F. Ball, General Mark W. Clark, Foreword.

Staff Officer with the Fifth Army: Sicily, Salerno and Anzio

New York: Exposition Press, 1958.

First Edition. Hardcover. 8 1/4" X 5 1/2". 365pp. Moderate wear to unclipped dust jacket, with light edgewear and rubbing to extremities. Red cloth over boards, with upper board and spine lettered in gilt. Mild shelfwear to binding, firm, tight, and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A very handsome and highly presentable first printing of this memoir of World War II by Edmund F. Ball. "Because he was a staff officer, later an air-ground support officer, through his pages parade outstanding military figures of the war--Clark, Bradley, Gruenther, Eaker, patton, Clay, "Tooey" Spatz, Jimmy Doolittle" (front flap). Very good + / very good. Item #4567

Price: $25.00