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A broken land

Author: Jack Ludlow
Publisher: London : Allison & Busby, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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1936. Having returned from Abyssinia, soldier of fortune Cal Jardine is convinced by his abhorrence of fascism to travel to Barcelona and help facilitate rival athletic games to the Berlin Olympics. But now he finds himself in Spain as the first shots of civil war ring out; and friendship, love, and political conviction converge to persuade Jardine to stay and once again embroil himself in foreign war. Discovering  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Suspense fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Ludlow
ISBN: 9780749040765 0749040769
OCLC Number: 768834257
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: Jack Ludlow.

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1936. Having returned from Abyssinia, soldier of fortune Cal Jardine is convinced by his abhorrence of fascism to travel to Barcelona and help facilitate rival athletic games to the Berlin Olympics. But now he finds himself in Spain as the first shots of civil war ring out; and friendship, love, and political conviction converge to persuade Jardine to stay and once again embroil himself in foreign war. Discovering that the British athletes attending the games are keen to enlist for the fight, Jardine agrees to train them into a professional force. With old army comrade Vince Castellan.

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