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By Lynn, Vera
Hardback. English.
Published Leicester: Charnwood, 2018
'I was just 27 years old when I went to Burma. It was an experience that changed my life forever. Up until that time I had not really travelled anywhere...

By Twigg, Reg, 1913-2013
Hardback. English.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2014
A young British soldier is caught up in the worst defeat in the history of the British Army, the fall of Singapore. Reg Twigg spends the next three years...

By Grady, Stephen, 1925- author
Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: ISIS, 2015
September 1939, Nieppe, Northern France. 14-year-old Stephen is living with his family. Stephen and his friend Marcel collect souvenirs from strafed convoys...

By Coogan, Andy, 1917-
Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: ISIS, 2014
Andy Coogan was born in Glasgow in 1917, the oldest child of poor Irish immigrants. He was tipped for Olympic glory, but a promising running career was...

By Arthur, Max, 1939-
Hardback. English.
Published Bath: Windsor, 2009
The Dambusters raid is a well-known event of World War 2. Here, bestselling author Max Arthur has collected together first-hand accounts of the preparation...

By Gibbs, Patrick
Book. English.
Published Oxford: Isis, 2010
Large print ed
"A squadron's missing pilots were never seen as a lengthening funeral column, a continual reminder of danger and bad luck, but as a band of friendly ghosts...

By Currie, Jack
Book. English.
Published Oxford: Isis, 2010
Large print ed
"We were soon to be posted, the Air Commodore told us, to the USA and in this we were fortunate young men: the training there would be of the highest...

Hardback. English.
Published Bath: Windsor, 2009
Covering a vast area, from the home front to Nazi Europe and Japan, Lyn Smith has compiled a richly diverse and moving collection of testimonies, which...

By Bailey, Bill, d.2007
Book. English.
Published Oxford: Isis, 2010
Large print ed
I was reporting for duty to my squadron for the first time. Maybe I would be 'dicing with death' very soon, but at that moment I was worried about the...

By Levine, Joshua, 1970-
Paperback. English.
Published Bath: Paragon, 2011
On 26th May 1940, the British Admiralty launched Operation Dynamo. Of the 850 ships that sailed to Dunkirk, 235 were sunk by German aircraft or mines,...
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