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Eastern Approaches.

by MACLEAN, Fitzroy

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Jonathan Cape, London., 1949. First edition. Octavo. 543 pages. Photographs and folding maps. The author's wartime experiences in the Soviet Union, the Middle East and the Balkans.Fore edge very slightly spotted. Near fine in very good indeed, slightly nicked dustwrapper a little faded at the spine.

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Eastern Approaches (1949) is an autobiographical account of the early career of Fitzroy Maclean. It is divided into three parts: his life as a junior diplomat in Moscow and his travels in the Soviet Union, especially the forbidden zones of Central Asia; his exploits in the British Army and SAS in the North Africa theatre of war; and his time with Tito and the Partisans in Yugoslavia.

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Bookseller's Inventory #
MACLEANF011351
Title
Eastern Approaches.
Author
MACLEAN, Fitzroy
Book condition
Used
Publisher
Jonathan Cape, London.
Date Published
1949
Keywords
world war two russia middle east balkans

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