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'Oft in Danger' : the Life and Campaigns of General Sir Anthony Farrar-Hockley

Author: J P Riley
Publisher: Solihull, West Midlands : Helion & Company, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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This is the biography of the most distinguished field commander of modern times, who turned to scholarship and writing at an early stage of his career and pursued both professional military life and historical study in parallel. In later life he also took to broadcasting and commentating. Half his military life was spent abroad on operations and his career spanned the period from the Second World War, in which he  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Military history
Named Person: Anthony Farrar-Hockley; Anthony Farrar-Hockley
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J P Riley
ISBN: 9781910777251 1910777250
OCLC Number: 910090769
Description: xvi, 502 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Jonathon Riley.

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