Unsung Heroines: The Women Who Won the War, Lynn, Vera; Cross, Robin; De Gex, Jenny. Published by Sidgwick & Jackson, London, 1990. First Edition/First Printing. 4to up to 12″ tall. 178 pages. Illustrated throughout. Red boards, gilt spine titles. Light edge wear to unclipped jacket; volume in mint, unread condition.
“Women of all ages, abilities and social backgrounds played a vital role in the winning of the Second World War. In this book Dame Vera Lynn amasses the experiences and memories of WRENS, WRACS, ATS officers, ambulance drivers, nurses, land-girls, radio operators and code-breakers, spies and resistance workers, from the mundane to the dramatic and sometimes painful”. 002360 $18