Saint Paul: Webb Book Publishing Company, 1942. First Edition. Wrapper issue. Octavo (20.5cm.); publisher's blue pictorial card wrappers, French flaps; ,325pp.; photographic illus., text vignettes throughout. Wrappers a bit rubbed along extremities and flap folds, tiny loss at top edge of upper cover just touching one letter, some spine creasing, else Near Very Good overall. First-hand account of the 1940 German invasion of Norway, when the author had been Mayor of Narvik for six years. Broch was twice condemned to death by the Nazis, though he managed to escape to Sweden and then the United States. This wrapper issue rather uncommon.