The thrilling career of Matthew Lawe Drake's coxswain. Rated Monsarrat's finest work since the Cruel Sea, a classic which is still in print !
In two volumes for the price of one
vol 1 soft cover fair condition
vol 2 hardback very good condition
Not a rare book but this one is hard cover in good condition. If you've never read it and you like an action novel with intelligent character studies give it a go.
The book is still in print after 60 years so it's a gripping tale
410 pp. published 1953 after many reprints. Hard cover good condition with strong binding
The story of a Royal Navy destroyer in the depths of the Atlantic War 1942 with the tensions among officers making a tale that is easy to relate to. thumbnail shows title page as there is no dust cover