Fair. No Dust Jacket. Cover shows significant edge wear and bumps, may have soiling, stains or water marks. Binding is loose but intact, may be just starting to separate or show heavy spine lean. Pages may contain former owner name, highlighting or underlining, soiling, and light water wrinkling.
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Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
This third person narrative of three naval aviators adrift in a rubber raft for 34 days offers an insight into the mood and mindset of the World War II generation. This is an adventure story and character study all rolled into one.
Sep 18, 2009
a World War Two Classic
Three Navy fliers crash in So Pacific while on patrol during WW ll. An inspiring account of survival against the bitterest of odds. An excellent true story of persistence, courage and faith in the face of overwhelming odds... of death. An outstanding and captivating read.
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