New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1965. First Edition, First Printing. First Edition. Octavo, original tan boards with black cloth spine titled in gilt.  pp. A fresh copy, nearly fine in like dust jacket, jacket with faint rubbing at head & heel of spine panel. Item #309967
¶ Fiction. In the spring of 1945, with the war winding down in Europe, Nick Leonidas is one of the thousands of GIs who have become deserters, hiding out in Brussels and Paris. Dodging the seemingly ever-present MPs, trying to survive by selling stolen goods on the black market, Nick struggles to stay free and to maybe even find a way home.