Maryborough: Banner Books, 2000. First Edition. Hardcover (26.8 x 19cm), pp. xii, 321, [3, blank]; navy cloth covered boards with lettering in gilt on the spine; map endpapers; blue pictorial dust wrapper with lettering in navy and white on the spine and covers; illustrated with black and white photographs.
Head of spine very gently pushed; top edges lightly dust toned; top edge of text block very lightly foxed; clean and bright throughout; unclipped dust wrapper has a gentle crease halfway down the fore edge of the front cover, very light scuffing is faintly visible in some lights on the back cover but clean, bright and crisp. Item #1026
A tribute to the Australians of the Desert Air Force who kept the P-40s flying as part of the RAAF and RAF squadrons in the North African campaigns 1941-1943.