Here is a classic WWII recounting of the D-Day invasion, Cornelius Ryan's "The Longest Day," published by Simon & Schuster, New York, 1959, first book club edition. It is not a true first edition, it is the first edition in the book club format. It is marked Book Club Edition on the dust jacket. The book is in very good condition with no writing, dust jacket is present but in fair condition with a portion missing from the back cover and several small tears scattered throughout. The maps on the inside of the cover are bright and crisp. The sprne is tight and straight.