New York: Harcourt, Brace & World.
Hardcover. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. Later printing (title page undated, copyright 1961). xii, 297 pp + 28 illustrations from photographs, with table of chronological events, index. Small bookseller label and one little ink mark on front endpapers, else fine. Dust jacket is lightly rubbed at the extremities and has a bit of creasing to the bottom edge of the front panel. Overall a sound and attractive copy. Recounts Stark's experiences during the second World War, when she used her deep knowledge of the Middle East to help the British spread and defend Allied policies in both the Middle East and the United States.