xviii, 206 p., photos, maps on endpapers, biblio, index, small 8vo; VG/Good dust jacket, long closed tear to front of dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Halsey's Typhoons: A firsthand account of ...
Publisher: Crown 2nd printing
Publication Date: 1968
Book Description Crown, New York, 1967. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. FIRST EDITION. INSCRIBED on front free paste-down by Hans Adamson and his wife. Light spotting to text edges. Light mottled stains to boards. Silver metallic lettering on spine of blue, cloth-covered boards. Pictorial grey jacket now Mylar protected. Illustrated with 25 black and white photographs. Charts on endpapers. 8.5 x 5.75". 206 pp with appendix and index. Unmarked text and tight. Halsey's own account of the events on December 11, 1944. "On that very day, only a few hundred miles east of Ulithi, a malignant air mass from which typhoons are spawned was taking shape," (front flap). VERY GOOD in Very Good Dustjacket. Seller Inventory # 74955