London: Hodder and Stoughton, . First Edition. First printing. Octavo (23cm). Publisher's red cloth-covered boards, titled in gilt on spine and front cover; frontispiece; xii,322pp, illus, maps (one folding). Cloth slightly faded and a couple of tiny nicks to crown of spine; internally clean, tight and unmarked. A sound, Very Good copy.
Uncommon first-hand account of the AEF in Murmansk in 1918-19, where Maynard was Commander of the British Forces. Among his junior officers was the Antarctic explorer Ernest Henry Shackleton.