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By Lynn, Vera, author
Large print. English.
Published Leicester: Thorpe, Charnwood, 2018
Large print edition
'I was just twenty-seven years old when I went to Burma. It was and experience that changed my life for ever. Up until that time, I had not really travelled...

By Shaw, Frank (Collator of war-time memories), author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Ebury Press, 2018
In this book we see the Home Guard as they practise with pitchforks and fall into ditches after a pint or two of ale on the job. But we also see them...

By Panton, Alastair, -2002, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Books, 2018
This is a vivid and unique memoir of life as an RAF reconnaisance pilot in France during the summer of 1940, as the Germans marched into first Belgium...

By Leslie, Anita, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury, 2018
'Train to Nowhere' is a war memoir seen through the sardonic eyes of Anita Leslie, a funny and vivacious young woman who reports on her experiences with...

By Lynn, Vera, author
Book. English.
Published London: Century, 2017
'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 Rossiter, Mike, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Corgi Books, 2017
This title tells the story of a handful of men who remember the time, more than 70 years ago when Germany swept through Europe. The veterans in this book...

By Randall, John, 1920- author
Book. English.
Published Edinburgh: Mainstream Publishing, 2016
John Randall looks at you with the same piercing blue-grey gaze he turned on SS Hauptsturmfuhrer Josef Kramer, the commandant of the notorious Bergen-...

By Macdonald-Ross, Phyll, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Sphere, 2015
In 1938, 18-year-old Phyllis Ellsworth packs her bags, says goodbye to her anxious parents and sets off from her quiet seaside home for the Hackney Hospital...

By Fermor, Patrick Leigh, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: John Murray, 2015
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 Barrett, Duncan, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Harper Element, 2015
The personal accounts of three young women who joined up in 1940. In the summer of 1940, Britain stood alone against Germany. The British Army stood at...
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