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THE QUIET SOLDIER.

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THE QUIET SOLDIER.

by BALLINGER, ADAM:

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  • hardcover
  • First
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FINE./FINE.
ISBN 10
1855926067
ISBN 13
9781855926066
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UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.FINE/FINE.No owner inscrptn,and no price-clip to dw/dj.Bright,crisp,clean,glossy laminated colour pictorial artwork by Tim Pearce,illustrated dw/dj; with negligible shelf-wear and creasing to edges and corners - no nicks or tears present - though some light scoring/indents to upper wrap.Top+fore-edges bright and clean; contents bright,tight and near pristine - no dog-ear reading creases to any pages' corners - an unread copy? Bright,crisp,clean,publisher's original,plain burgundy cloth boards with bright,crisp,stamped silver gilt letters to spine/backstrip and immaculate plain white eps.UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn,2-236pp [paginated] includes 29 chapters/sections,plus [unpaginated] half-title+title pages,a dedication,contents list/table and 4pp blanks to rear. 'The Quiet Soldier' is a searching and,often,very funny account of the boys who'd like to do our dirty work.Less than ten in a hundred applicants are accepted by the Special Air Service,and yet in the era of the smart bomb and chemical warhead Adam Ballinger began to doubt whether a man in the regiment could explain,even to himself,why he was there.The quiet soldier wins by staying in the shadows,Ballinger imagined.Only later did he realize that so does the IRA. Please contact rpaxtonden@blueyonder.uk ,because of the weight of this item,for correct,insured shipping P+p quotes - particularly ALL overseas buyers - BEFORE ordering through the order page!


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Bookseller
R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY. GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
rja31488
Title
THE QUIET SOLDIER.
Author
BALLINGER, ADAM:
Format/binding
UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.
Book condition
Used - FINE.
Jacket condition
FINE.
Quantity available
1
Edition
UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
1855926067
ISBN 13
9781855926066
Publisher
LONDON.CHAPMANS PUBLISHERS LTD.,1992.
Place of Publication
London
This edition first published
1992
Keywords
q52.NAVAL/MILITARY.UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.ISBN 1855926067.SAS selection_operations.SAS_IRA.Books new,used,signed,rare.
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