Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: 1st US Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York; San Diego, CA; London: Harcourt Brace & Company, c1997.
A handsome first American edition/first printing in Very Good+ condition with bumped corners and rubbed extremities in alike dust-jacket with edgewear, chipping to lower spine, and a small closed tear to lower rear corner.
An eminently readable work of popular history that blends scholarship with the best of the storyteller's art; 304 pages.