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Title:
The Road to Victory: A History of Hampton Roads Port of Embarkation in World War II
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 011365

Author: Wheeler, William Reginald (editor)
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Yale University Press
Place: Newport News, VA
Year: 1946
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Very Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). 2-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Edward Frisbee’s copy: Volume I front free end paper has handwritten record of Frisbee’s movements in WWII, Frisbee is photographed in Volume II, plate 339. Both volumes: navy gilt-stamped cloth over boards; Volume I: frontispiece painting by Allan D. Jones, Jr., (xxiii), 146 pages, Maps of Port Area and Camp Patrick Henry, 211 photographic plates, illustrated with 2 paintings by Edward A. Chavez; Volume II: frontispiece painting by Allan D. Jones, Jr., (xii), pages 147-330, Appendices, Index, plates 212-380 in between pages 316 and 317, illustrated with 2 paintings, one by Chavez, one by Jones. Both volumes: corners and spine ends bumped and worn, covers rubbed and scratched; Volume I: small stain on front cover. Illustrator: Jones, Allan D., Jr., and Chavez, Edward A.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 lbs 7 oz. Category: Military & Warfare; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 011365.