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One man's wars: The story of Charles Sweeny, soldier of fortune

By: Deacon, Richard

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Barker: 1972-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 190327004

ISBN: 0213994321

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, First Edition Arthur Barker Ltd London 219 pages. Very Good, in a VG DJ. minor shelf/edge wear and edge fading to green cloth boards with gilt spine titles - corners sharp. Moderate shelf/edge wear, dust soiling, rubbing and some ink underlining to the rear of the unclipped DJ - now in mylar. Previous owner circular library stamp on the half-title page. Charles Sweeny (1882-1963) was the heir to a fortune. Renouncing a life of comfort, he became a warrior for causes he believed in. Twice kicked out of West Point, he fought in revolts against three Latin American dictators. He was... View more info