Pippin's Progress: Memoirs of a Wartime Officer in the 3rd Hussars. (Illustrated by the author).

Pippin's Progress: Memoirs of a Wartime Officer in the 3rd Hussars. (Illustrated by the author).

By: HESELTINE, Richard.

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1st ed. "When 'Pippin' Heseltine left his fruit farm in Kent to join the 3rd Hussars in 1939 he was already a talented artist but his military knowledge was nil..A year later, in the thick of the first offensive in the Western Desert, he was proving a skilful, dashing and often highly unorthodox tank commander. His battle experiences, recounted with humour and humanity, from Cyrenaica through Alamein to northern Italy, read like an adventure story...." Pp.16/268, black & white portrait frontispiece + many colour and black & white illustrations by the author throughout, signed by the author to front free endpaper. Paperback. VG.

Title: Pippin's Progress: Memoirs of a Wartime Officer in the 3rd Hussars. (Illustrated by the author).

Author Name: HESELTINE, Richard.

Categories: GENERAL BIOGRAPHY,

Publisher: Assington: Silver Horse Press, 2001. 0954162307:

ISBN Number: 0954162307

ISBN Number 13: 9780954162306

Seller ID: 33773

Keywords: richard heseltine signed pippins progress soldier artist war memoirs wartime officer 3rd hussars illustrated palestine syria cyprus sketches paintings 45713 GENERAL BIOGRAPHY,