Author(s): Ponder J
Hyland House, Melbourne, 1997. Hard Cover. Condition: Near fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. xvi, 172pp, index, bw ills, map. Or gray boards in jacket. . Light edge wear to jacket. The author, in his early thirties, was chosen as a Special Operation Executive (SOE) agent to help organise the Greek resistance against the Germans. With scarcely a proper briefing he found himself parachuted behind enemy lines into the harsh and dangerous mountains of central Greece. Size: 8vo.
Where an Australian Greek Classics academic meets with Greek partisans fighting Germans in the mountains and among villages of central Greece. Beatifully wrtten.