First edition. Inscribed by the author on the title page: "To John with all my best wishes and thanks. Len Deighton, Sept. 1977." With an introduction by A. J. P. Taylor, (1906-1990), prominent historian who specialized in 19th and 20th-century European diplomacy. He was both a journalist and a broadcaster. This book also received high praise from Albert Speer, Hitler's Minister of Armaments. The fight for Britain's survival told from both the British and German point of view. Fine bright copy in dust jacket. Deighton's signature is an uncommon one. An exceptional copy.
Inventory Number: 46070