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No Phoney War

By: Flower, Stephen

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Gloucestershire, Amberley Publishing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19201

ISBN: 1848689608

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight creasing top edge of dust jacket ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Photographs; 9.6 X 6.6 X 1.0 inches; 192 pages; "It was 11.15 a.m. on 3 September 1939 as the Prime Minister stated that 'this country is at war with Germany'. The next eight months would become known as the 'Phoney War', supposedly because little happened. Britain moved troops into France, while German, British and French troops faced each other over the Maginot Line. But fighting did not immediately break out on the Franco-German frontier. However, this part of the war was not without inci... View more info