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By Gardiner, Juliet, 1945-
Hardback. English.
Published London: HarperPress, 2010
September 1940 marked the beginning of Nazi Germany's sustained attack on civilian Britain. Lasting eight months, the Blitz was a new and terrible form...

By Mann, Neela, author
Paperback. English.
Published Stroud: The History Press, 2016
The First World War claimed over 995,000 British lives, and its legacy continues to be remembered today. 'Cheltenham in the Great War' offers an intimate...

By Fermor, Patrick Leigh, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: John Murray, 2014
One of the greatest feats in Patrick Leigh Fermor's remarkable life was the kidnapping of General Kreipe, the German commander in Crete, on 26 April 1944...

By Fox, Barbara, 1962- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Sphere, 2016
Gwenda and Douglas Brady were among the millions of British children sent to live with new families for their own safety during the Second World War,...

By Miles, Constance, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Simon & Schuster, 2013
At the outbreak of the Second World War Constance Miles was living with her husband in the pretty Surrey village of Shere. A prolific correspondent with...

By Merron, David, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Corgi Books, 2015
At the start of World War 2, when Hitler's bombs threatened to rain down hell, eight-year-old David Merron was taken from the heart of his close-knit...

By Willetts, Paul, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Constable, 2015
Set in blacked-out London during the ominous lull before the Blitz, this true story centres on Tyler Kent, a debonair encryption specialist at the US...

By Ashdown, Paddy, 1941-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Aurum History, 2012
The complete story of the remarkable canoe raid on German ships in Bordeaux Harbour - by the man who himself served in the Special Boat Squadron. In 1942...
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