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The Illustrated London News (ILN), September (Sept.) 26, 1942 - The Wreckage of Rommel's Defeat, Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril

Author    Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril

Title   The Illustrated London News (ILN), September (Sept.) 26, 1942 - The Wreckage of Rommel's Defeat


Condition   Good


   First Edition

Size   Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Publisher   London The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd. 1942

Illustrator   Davis, G.H.; Turner, C.E.; De Grineau, Bryan

Seller ID   201g4663

Pages 337-364. Features: Cover photo of Winston Churchill watching a parade of heavy infantry tanks named after him; Photos of Wendell Willkie visiting our forward positions in Egypt; Two pages of devastation - the wreckage left behind after Rommel's forced retreat from the Western Desert; Page of desert photos including German POWs, a 'sticky' bomb, minesweeping and Communion for the wounded; One-page illustration of deserted village in East Anglia; The Position of Madagascar - article; Six photos of tanks and their landing craft; Malta "Island Fortress of Heroism" Receives her George Cross - six photos of the pomp and ceremony; Photo of the "Wakefield" ablaze, and photo of her passengers on deck awaiting rescue; Photo of FDR beside large Japanese flag - which he refused to touch; Photos of H.M. destroyer "Zulu" and flying-boat "Clare", both lost; Twelve photos from the Russian Front; Centrefold map of Australia, "Japan's Main Objective in the Pacific"; Six Photos of the last moments of the "Yorktown", sunk off Midway Island; Photos of ten personalities of the week include Commander E.P. Tomkinson, General Von Kleist, Admiral Sir William James, Lieut. Cutler, V.C. (of Australia), and Sergt. Murray Smythe, V.C. with Major-General Dan Pienaar; Three aerial photos of Rouen after first raid by U.S. "Fortresses"; Photos of London's evacuated statues; Four large before and after photos of Dusseldorf after raid of September 10; Victory Through Air Power (article); Five photos of Marines vigorously training; Four photos of U.S. Troops learning to swim through seas of blazing oil; One-page illustration of British naval losses since the war's outbreak, from capital ships to submarines; Six illustrations of the life of British War Prisoners in Germany; Sixteen portraits of war prisoners in Oflag VIe, by Lt. J.F. Watton; vintage ads. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy.

The  Illustrated  London  News  (ILN),  September  (Sept.)  26,  1942  -  The  Wreckage  Of  Rommel's  Defeat  Bofors  A.-A.  Gun  Anti-Aircraft    Cover  Photo  Of  Winston  Churchill  Watching  A  Parade  Of  Heavy  Infantry  Tanks  Named  After  Him;  Photos  Of  Wendell  Willkie  Visiting  Our  Forward  Positions  In  Egypt;  Two  Pages  Of  Devastation  -  The  Wreckage  Left  Behind  After  Rommel's  Forced  Retreat  From  The  Western  Desert;  Page  Of  Desert  Photos  Including  German  POWs,  A  'sticky'  Bomb,  Minesweeping  And  Communion  For  The  Wounded;  One-page  Illustration  Of  Deserted  Village  In  East  Anglia;  The  Position  Of  Madagascar  -  Article;  Six  Photos  Of  Tanks  And  Their  Landing  Craft;  Malta  "Island  Fortress  Of  Heroism"  Receives  Her  George  Cross  -  Six  Photos  Of  The  Pomp  And  Ceremony;  Photo  Of  The  "Wakefield"  Ablaze,  And  Photo  Of  Her  Passengers  On  Deck  Awaiting  Rescue;  Photo  Of  FDR  Beside  Large  Japanese  Flag  -  Which  He  Refused  To  Touch;  Photos  Of  H.M.  Destroyer  "Zulu"  And  Flying-boat  "Clare",  Both  Lost;  Twelve  Photos  From  The  Russian  Front;  Centrefold  Map  Of  Australia,  "Japan's  Main  Objective  In  The  Pacific";  Six  Photos  Of  The  Last  Moments  Of  The  "Yorktown",  Sunk  Off  Midway  Island;  Photos  Of  Ten  Personalities  Of  The  Week  Include  Commander  E.P.  Tomkinson,  General  Von  Kleist,  Admiral  Sir  William  James,  Lieut.  Cutler,  V.C.  (of  Australia),  And  Sergt.  Murray  Smythe,  V.C.  With  Major-General  Dan  Pienaar;  Three  Aerial  Photos  Of  Rouen  After  First  Raid  By  U.S.  "Fortresses";  Photos  Of  London's  Evacuated  Statues;  Four  Large  Before  And  After  Photos  Of  Dusseldorf  After  Raid  Of  September  10;  Victory  Through  Air  Power  (article);  Five  Photos  Of  Marines  Vigorously  Training;  Four  Photos  Of  U.S.  Troops  Learning  To  Swim  Through  Seas  Of  Blazing  Oil;  One-page  Illustration  Of  British  Naval  Losses  Since  The  War's  Outbreak,  From  Capital  Ships  To  Submarines;  Six  Illustrations  Of  The  Life  Of  British  War  Prisoners  In  Germany;  Sixteen  Portraits  Of  War  Prisoners  In  Oflag  VIe,  By  Lt.  J.F.  Watton 

Price = 299.95 USD

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