JONES'S PRIVATE NAVY by SHOWELL STYLES : Faber & Faber London 1969. The Corvette, Campion is racing to evacuate the remnants of the defeated British army from Crete when it is blown up by German planes. Lieut. David Jones is the sole survivor. He manages to swim to a nearby island to find it occupied by Germans. This is the start of a series of unusual adventures with some unlikely companions. Exciting and enjoyable.
Used availability for Showell Styles's Jones' Private Navy
July 1969 : UK Hardback