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Alamein : the turning point of World War Two

Author: Iain Gale
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Alamein was the first British victory of the WW II. Churchill famously described it as 'the end of the beginning'. It marked the turning point and was hugely important for morale. It was also the real victory before the US joined in. The author recreates this great battle as seen through the eyes of the German, Italian and allied.
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Genre/Form: War fiction
War stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Iain Gale
ISBN: 9780007278671 0007278675 9780007278695 0007278691
OCLC Number: 373477696
Description: 388 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Iain Gale.

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The superb novelist of men at war moves into the twentieth century and World War Two, telling the story of the eleven days in the sands of North Africa that would change history forever  Read more...

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Praise for Iain Gale: 'A powerful novel of men at war. A triumph' Bernard Cornwell 'A treat for every history buff, and a vivid picture of men at war' Scotland on Sunday 'An old-fashioned tale of Read more...

 
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