First edition in English, translated by Commander M G Saunders RN. Black cloth-covered boards, pictorial dustjacket (predominantly black), 337 pages, illustrations from photographs, maps in run of text, folding map bound it at rear. Condition: Author’s obituray pasted in to front paste down. Dustjcaket chipped and edge-worn. Some bumping to boards, soiling to top external page edges, pages clean and bright, folding map excellent.