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The Faraway War

Personal Diaries of the Second World War in Asia and The Pacific

by Richard Aldrich

  • 142 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Corgi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • European history: Second World War,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Australia & New Zealand - General,
  • History / Australia & Oceania,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages549
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7815447M
    ISBN 100552151092
    ISBN 109780552151092
    OCLC/WorldCa225352079

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Grim Lessons from a Faraway War. sides of the battle and an ability to analyze his research in terms of what each day’s events meant for the entire war, Bowden has produced a book critics. While the war is kept at a distance, there are moments when Stephanie remembers her life before she left Germany, including the beating of a couple and the killing of a dog.

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The Faraway War book   Children of a Faraway War tells the story of Wendy and Robbie, two Australian-born sisters, now in their seventies, and their life-changing quest to learn the truth about their father who died in England in World War II while serving in Bomber Command.

Because of their mother’s Author: Wendy Gruner. Henry Reeve was born in Brooklyn, New York, in At fifteen, too young to join the military, he enlisted in the Union Army as a drummer boy. Three years later, he went on an expedition to Cuba to join the Cuban insurgents fighting the Spanish.

This article originally posted on my friend, Joe Campolo's website and is published here with his permission. It was Joe, who prodded Rene' to write about her experiences, and then helped to put her story together. Joe, too, is a Vietnam Veteran and author of two books relating to the Vietnam War.

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