Author:Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Byles, Charles E

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Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 18, 1940 - Nazi Invasion of the Netherlands / Dutch Machine Gun Crew Cover Photo

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 18, 1940 - Nazi Invasion of the Netherlands / Dutch Machine Gun Crew Cover Photo

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Byles, Charles E.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4639

Condition: Fair


Pages 645-676. Features: One-page map of the Low Countries' (Holland and Belgium) Traditional Defence - Strategic Inundations (Flooding); Photos of flooding which confronted the Nazis in Holland; Photos and brief write-ups of Mr. Churchill and his War Cabinet - an all-part Ministry; Holland as the R.A.F. Sees It - Air photos of key points Central Rotterdam, Dordrecht Island and the Moerdyk Bridges; "Ten Times as Strong as in 1914" - Belgian army and defense fortification photos; Sketch of German air attack on railway in Belgium; Four sketches beneath the caption "1914 Repeated - W... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 31, 1941 -  Cover Photo-Portrait of Major-General B.C. Freyberg, The Heroic Defender of Crete

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 31, 1941 - Cover Photo-Portrait of Major-General B.C. Freyberg, The Heroic Defender of Crete

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John; Pycraft, W.P.; Byles, Charles E.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4643

Condition: Very Good


Pages 693-724. Features: Photo of Major John Bagot Glubb Pasha, reportedly killed in action in Iraq; Four photos of British evacuation from Greece; Informative two-page, seven-illustration feature describes the winged invaders of Crete - troop-carrying gliders - and the JU '52' sky tug; Excellent two-page illustrated feature entitled 'War in the Stratosphere' explains some problems presented by the enigma of flight miles above the earth; Six photos beneath the caption 'Eagle Wings of the Royal Navy - The Victorious Fleet Air Arm; H.M.S. Hood lost May 24 - photo of the ship and photo of part o... View more info