Item #274415 French Foreign Legion: A Complete History of the Lengendary Fighting Force. Douglas Porch.

French Foreign Legion: A Complete History of the Lengendary Fighting Force

HarperCollins Publishers, July 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good / Very Good. Item #274415
ISBN: 0060166525

The legend of Beau Gaste and the hell-raising, hard-drinking, long-suffering, loyal Legionnaires has been immortalized by countless novels and Hollywood movies. Here Douglas Porch examines the Legion myth and goes beyond it to explore the Legion's mystique and describe its performance from its founding in 1831 to today. 32 pages of halftones; maps; index.

The legend of Beau Gaste and the hell-raising, hard-drinking, long-suffering, loyal Legionnaires has been immortalized by countless novels and Hollywood movies. Here Douglas Porch examines the Legion myth and goes beyond it to explore the Legion's mystique and describe its performance from its founding in 1831 to today. 32 pages of halftones; maps; index. {6 & 1/2' x 9 & 1/2'} In dustjacket. Flap not clipped. Clean, bright, with slightly darkened edges of DJ verso. Quarter bound. Red cloth covered spine with gold lettering on spine & tan (with speckles) paper covered boards. Dark blue end pages. Sound binding, but slightly pulled at top of spine. Complete number string. [728 pages]

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