Title Red Alert: A Novel of the First Two Hours of World War III
Book Condition Very good
Publisher New York Ace Books 1958
Seller ID 20795
First US edition, with 35 cent price on cover (D-350). 12mo (17 cm), pp. 191. Blue cover illustrated with jet airplanes in flight. Cover creased along spine, tail is bumped and has small closed tear. The basis for the Stanley Kubrick movie "Dr. Strangelove, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb." Written by British author Peter George under a pseudonym, the book exploited fears of nuclear war between the U.S. and Russia. First Edition.