(Manchester Vt: Marshall Jones Co, 1995). First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo; pp. (xiv), 497; two double page maps; blue b lettered in gilt; in a dust jacket; A beautiful inscribed copy;. Near fine / very good. Item #14663
A work of fiction based on fact. The author was a member of the storied 10th Mountain Division in WWII, ski troops that fought in the mountains of Italy. This copy is inscribed by the author to a fellow veteran of that regiment, "To Ski Trooper John Breau, Erling Omar Omland, 8/11/95"