Who Killed Surcouf?, Young, George. Published by Halcraft Printers, Halifax, Nova Scotia 1989. 4th edition. Card cover wrapper with French flaps; matching card cover stapled volume. 103pp. 8vo – over 7¾ – 9¾” tall. Black and white photos. Dedicated, signed and dated by author versus title page. In fine condition.
“The untold story of the occupation of the Islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon by Free French forces under General de Gaulle at the instigation of Winston Churchill, in defiance of the wishes of Canada and the U.S.A. This was followed by the mysterious loss of the giant French Cruiser / Submarine Surcouf, at that time the largest underwater ship in the world. Also revealing, for the first time, the real reason for the disastrous raid on Dieppe in 1942”. 0002158