Notes: One of the classic accounts of naval action during the Second World War, written by a British destroyer captain. Hill served in the Arctic convoys, the Mediterranean Campaign and Malta Convoys, as well as aboard HMS Jervis during the Normandy landings.
This UK edition (the true first edition) is much scarcer than the American edition.
Edition + Condition: First edition (states "First published..." with no indications of later printings). A very good copy in a very good dust jacket. Spotting to the top and bottom edges, affecting small areas of the margins of a few pages.
Publication: London: William Kimber, 1975.
Item No: #360891