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FOR THE RELIEF OF SUFFERING : a life of sue ryder.

Author: TESSA WEST
Publisher: [S.l.] : SHEPHEARD-WALWYN, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Sue Ryder made a huge and positive difference to the lives of thousands, despite - or perhaps because of - having a character which could, at times, be as obsessive and downright difficult as it  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Sue Ryder, Baroness; Sue Ryder, Baroness
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: TESSA WEST
ISBN: 085683520X 9780856835209
OCLC Number: 994564452
Description: 265 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates ; illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Ch 1 Childhood; Ch 2 FANY and SOE; Ch 3 Audley End and Cichociemni; Ch 4 Voyage to North Africa, On to Italy, The End of the War; Ch 5 But Some There Be; Ch 6 Life in the Camps, and A Visit to Suffolk; Ch 7 Relief Work; Ch 8 Boys, and Driving; Ch 9 Start of the Foundation, and Shops; Ch 10 St Christopher; Ch 11 Early Days at Cavendish; Ch 12 Early Days at Konstancin, and Management Style; Ch 13 Leonard Cheshire; Ch 14 Publicity and Recognition; Ch 15 Joining Forces, and India; Ch 16 Holidays, and The Work Goes On; Ch 17 Raphael Thrives, Sue Ryder's Personality and, A Consul's Impressions; Ch 18 Marriage, Back to Cavendish, and Hickleton and Homes; Ch 19 Children, More Homes, Remembrance and Concerts; Ch 20 Tales from Two Volunteers, and More Publicity; Ch 21 Sad Events; Ch 22 Autobiographies, Homes and Plaudits; Ch 23 Lochnagar, Museum, and The Lords; Ch 24 Family Week in Rome, and Friendship with Poland; Ch 25 Cheshire's lllness and Death, and Carrying On; Ch 26 Division, and Sue Ryder's Death; Ch 27 Obituaries, Memorials, Continuations, The Will and End Word

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"This book tells you all you need to know about a great lady with a great vision." --This England "Sue Ryder was one of the best-known women of the second half of the 20th century, rivalled only by Read more...

 
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