Wheels in the Storm : the Genesis of the Israeli Defense Forces
Aron, Wellesley MBE BA (Cantab)

Canberra, Australia Roebuck 1974 First English language edition Octavo (standard size) . Wear to edges and corners of dj, a bit more so at boards. Closed tear at top of back dj cover. Small chip missing from lower corner of front dj cover. The joint of the back board at head of spine is a small tear, just less than an inch. A couple pages have red smudges, not obscuring text. 195 p. w/ illustrations, index. The history of Jews in the British army in World War II through the eyes of Aron, an Australian Jew who had moved to Palestine before the War. He joined the British Army in 1939 and was given a field rank during the battle of Tobruk in 1941. Eventually he became a Major commanding the Jewish Palestinian Unit, part of the Jewish Infantry Brigade Group that fought in Italy. Good in Very Good dust jacket Hardcover (Item ID: 11218)


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