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A Code to Keep: Prisoner in Vietnam - Ernest C. Brace

Robert Hale, 1988, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper.

First British Edition. Illustrated with black and white photographs. From the cover: “This extraordinary memoir of courage, sacrifice and the will to survive is destined to stand out as one of the key documents of the Vietnam war. Captured by the Pathet Lao, ex-US Marine pilot Ernest C. Brace fought for nearly eight years to maintain the military code of conduct even in the interrogation cells of the enemy. America’s longest held ‘civilian’ prisoner of war in Vietnam was held captive in a bamboo cage, bound neck, hands and feet.”

Jacket designed by Wendy Taylor. Foreword or introduction by Senator John McCain. Size: 8¾" x 5¾". Black boards with Silver titling to the Spine. 264 pages.