The Jail That Went To Sea

By: Haining, Peter

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Hardback, 240mm x 157mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, 192+pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good/Good. Boards bumped, front board indented, light wear from handling and a suspicion of dampening along bottom edges, though pages still wholly clean. Dustwrapper is worn from handling and a little stained along bottom near spine. The remarkable and true-life "Dirty Dozen" style tale of how the British navy used a gang of Scottish convicts as crew of a merchant ship for a perlious mission during WW2. Catalogue: Military History. Keywords: gang, Glasgow, underworld, Washington

Title: The Jail That Went To Sea

Author Name: Haining, Peter

Illustrator: ,

Categories: Military History,

Edition: first thus

Publisher: London, BCA: 2003

ISBN Number: 0

Binding: cloth boards

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Hardback

Size: 240mm x 157mm

Seller ID: 16846

Keywords: gang, Glasgow, underworld, Washington,