1943 Hardcover Book, Dawn Over The Amazon, Carleton Beals, Fiction, Literature, Romance, World War II, Suspense Novel
A hardcover 1943 edition of Dawn Over The Amazon by Carelton Beals. It has a green cloth cover with dark green title on the binding.
An American engineer Grant Hammond, gets caught up in a movement to unite the republics of South America into a single nation much like the United States. He is aided in his efforts by a popular Peruvian leader known as “The Reaper," the Reaper's pretty sister, and a Hungarian Baron, but is hampered in his efforts by General Manuel Montes, the dictator of Peru. Montes has them all arrested on trumped-up charges of treason. And once they get out, they end up stranded at a Brazilian fort, fighting yellow fever, the Nazis who attack from the east coast, and the Japanese who attack from the west coast.
Carleton Beals (November 13, 1893 – April 4, 1979) was an American journalist, author, historian, and political activist with special interests in Latin America.
8 x 5 1/2 inches
Green Cloth Cover With Dark Green Title on Binding.
No Dust Cover
Published by Duell, Sloan, and Pearce, NY -- 1943
This book is in Used but Good condition. The book's binding is tight but faded. The pages are yellowed with age and there is mild staining on the cover. There is no dust jacket. There is a previous owners name on the inside front cover. Shows the usual amount of shelf wear for a book of this age.
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