Colder Than Hell: A Marine Rifle Company at Chosin Reservoir
Naval Institute Press, January 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good / Very Good. Item #293284
Joe Owen tells it like it was in this evocative, page-turning story of a Marine rifle company in the early days of the Korean War. His powerful descriptions of close combat in the blizzard-blown mountains of the Chosin Reservoir and of the survival spirit of his Marines provide a gritty real-life view of frontline warfare.
Stated first printing; Inscribed by author at title page; Tight binding, gently worn at front hinge; Clean, sturdy blue cloth boards w/ immaculate gilt at spine; Pages free of markings; Un-clipped dust jacket Very Good, 'O' written at spine-top by previous owner w/ no other significant flaws to disclose; Jacket now housed in protective mylar to ensure further preservation; An excellent copy.