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I fought at Dunkirk / Mike Rossiter.

I fought at Dunkirk / Mike Rossiter.
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ISBN 9780552162340 (paperback)
Author Rossiter, Mike author.
Title I fought at Dunkirk / Mike Rossiter.
Publisher/Date London, U.K. : Corgi Books, 2017.
©2012
Pagination etc. xii, 305 pages, 16 unnumbered pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 20 cm.
Contents note Cover subtitle: Seven veterans remember their fight for survival.
Bibliography, etc. note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Note Mike Rossiter tells the stories of seven veterans who went through a hellish baptism of fire in the first battles on the front line, and fought in the last-ditch defence of Dunkirk. They saw their comrades bombed and drowned off the beaches. Their accounts give us a fascinating and privileged insight into the reality of the war and what it was really like to face the German Blitzkrieg in 1940. They take us from the confident, idyllic days of the phoney war in the French countryside to the sudden shock of battle, from the fear and confusion of retreat to the wait for an uncertain rescue. These are the compelling stories of seven men who are proud to say I Fought at Dunkirk.
Subject Dunkirk, Battle of, Dunkerque, France, 1940
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France
Personal narratives.
Shelf Location 940.54214 ROSS
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