Outrageous Fortune The Tragedy of Leopold III of the Belgians 1901-1941. Roger Keyes.

Outrageous Fortune The Tragedy of Leopold III of the Belgians 1901-1941

Hardcover, London: Secker & Warburg, 1984. First Edition. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. Tail of spine very gently bumped. Page edges slightly soiled. Front board very slightly bowed. Text is clean. DJ has multiple scratches. Top and bottom edges of DJ slightly wrinkled. DJ price clipped. The author is the second son of Admiral of the Fleet Lord Keyes, well known as 'the hero of Zeebrugge' - the epic St. George's day battle in 1918 - and the 'Father' of the Commandos in the last war. The author has not only made use of his father's comprehensive records, diaries and papers, but has meticulously researched a mass of other documents and material - much of it secret and hitherto unrevealed - (from DJ). Ships same or next business day well protected in a box. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 521 pages. [Item #79605]

Price: $15.00

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