The Execution of Private Slovik
The Hitherto Secret Story of the Only American Soldier Since 1864 to be Shot for Desertion
First edition, hardback in dustwrapper. 22 × 14cm, 195pp.
The story of Private Eddie Slovik from Detroit who deserted in the Second World War and was executed by firing squad. Slovik was the only soldier to be executed and Huie here tells the full story...
This copy is in very good condition. The dustwrapper is bright, the pages clean and the binding secure. There is some spotted foxing to the page edges.