Lawson, Captain Ted W & Considine, Robert (editor) 30 Seconds Over Tokyo
Publisher: Hammond, Hammond & Co Ltd, London;
Date of Publication: 1945
Stock Code: 3476
Reprint. Octavo. 184 pp. 16 illustrations from photographs including portraits of the author.Book Condition: Near Fine. Jacket Condition: Very Good. Original beige cloth with navy-blue titles to spine in unclipped pictorial dust-jacket. A very clean copy with no annotation or inscriptions; very faint marks to cover cloth of rear board. Wrapper bright with very lightly soiled rear white panel; a few minor nicks to edge & spine tips with associated crease to lower edge rear joint. A first-hand account of the Doolittle Raid on Tokyo by the United States Air Force in 1942 and the subsequent dramatic rescue of some of the American pilots by Chinese allies.