To the Green Fields Beyond, A Soldier's Story

By: Jones, Gwilym

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Book Condition: Very Good


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; 201 pp. Jones' story of his part of WWII, through Italy into Holland. "His perceptive eye records the telling contrast between grisly military encounters and his between-battles explorations among the architectural and artistic treasures of Europe. . . . thoughtful, humane, somethime humorous." Included in this account are photos, maps of war operations, messages of Generals Alexander and Leese and Montgomery, some poetry by Jones, highlights of the First Canadian Armoured Brigade, honours and awards conferred on members of the Three Rivers Regiment. Minor wear on cover, former owner's name on title page; binding sturdy, text pages otherwise clean.

Title: To the Green Fields Beyond, A Soldier's Story

Author Name: Jones, Gwilym

Categories: War & Militarism,

Publisher: Burnstown, Ontario, General Store Publishing House: 1993

ISBN Number: 0-919431-69-0

ISBN Number 13: 9780919431690

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 20877

Keywords: Gwilym Jones, Monte Cassino, Italy First Canadian Armoured Brigade World War II, Biography Canada Three Rivers Regiment First Canadian Armoured Brigade