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Hero of the fleet

Hero of the fleet

Stone, William

William Stone died in January 2009 aged 108. Born in rural Devon, he joined the navy during the First World War, travelled the globe just before the British Empire's light began to fade and saw action in some of the most significant sea battles of the Second World War. This book tells his story

Paperback, Hardback, Large print, Book. English.
Published Oxford: ISIS, 2010
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  • Readers at Home – Two available in LP and Large print 940.45

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    C180026860 Large print 940.45 Adult Non Fiction Available
    C186246460 LP Adult Fiction Available
  • Leam Lane – Earliest copy due back 3rd December

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    C180026960 Large print 940.45 Adult Non Fiction Due back 3rd December

Details

Statement of responsibility: William Stone
ISBN: 0753152479, 0753152487, 9780753152478, 9780753152485
Note: Originally published: Edinburgh: Mainstream, 2009.
Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Physical Description: 336 p. (large print)
Subject: Biography.; Sailors Great Britain Biography.; World War, 1914-1918 Naval operations, British.; Large type books.; Stone, William.; Veterans Great Britain Biography.; World War, 1939-1945 Naval operations, British.