London: William Kimber, (1977),
First Edition. octavo, green boards in pictorial dust jacket. 208pp. William Kimber, Item #24249
An outstanding biography and historical study of Ball and his combat achievements. He was killed at age 20 but during his 15 months in combat he had been awarded the MC, DSO and two bars, Russian Order of St. George, French Legion d'Honneur, and was officially credited with at least 44 combat victories. He was awarded the Victoria Cross posthumously. Photographic illustrations. Slight shelf wear, top edge dusty. Jacket not price clipped.