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AVALANCHE [Novel] Kay Boyle 1944 1st ed Hardcover Near Fine
By Boyle, Kay
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New York, 1944, 1st edition. 209 pp. Teal cloth hardcover with no dust jacket. Cover has spotting, else Near Fine.

Romance, espionage and climbing in the French Alps during WWII.  [Neate X42.]

This book was required reading for bomber pilots before they flew into action so that they would have some understanding of the political situation in occupied France if they were shot down or forced to bail out. There was even an edition issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II American GI.

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