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The Hoarse Oaths of Fife.

Author: Chris Moore
Publisher: Luton, Bedfordshire : Andrews UK, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Hoarse Oaths of Fife re-fights in novel form the Battle of Loos, 25th September, 1915, surpassed by far every previous slaughter of Scottish fighting men. The German machine guns reaped them in swathes - the Highland Light Infantry at Mad Point, the Seaforths at Fosse 8, the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders at Cuinchy brick stacks. The flower of Scotland's infantry did reach their objective, the coal-mining  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Moore, Chris.
Hoarse Oaths of Fife.
Luton, Bedfordshire : Andrews UK, ©2016
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Moore
ISBN: 9781910500309 1910500305
OCLC Number: 967108808
Description: 1 online resource (129 pages)
Contents: Cover; Front Matter; Title Page; Publisher Information; Quote; Hoarse Oaths; The Hoarse Oaths of Fife; Squaddies; Summer House; Pittendrie Top; Home Fit For Heroes; In The Trench; Mud; Honour; Haunted; Inspectors; The Ceilidh; The Lost Boys of the Punjab; Over There; On The Razzle; Paradise; Them and Us; Scotland the Brave; Fighting Retreat; The Hallowed; Wind From the East; Back Matter; Also Available.

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A fiercely intelligent debut novel featuring the Battle of Loos, 1915, where Scottish soldiers went into action alongside Muslim comrades serving in the Indian Army. They waivered; they endured; they  Read more...

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