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Quartered safe out here : a harrowing tale of World War II

Author: George MacDonald Fraser
Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Pub., 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author recounts the nerve-wracking, front-line action he saw while serving as a nineteen-year-old soldier during what turned out to be the last great land campaign of World War II - the British Army's ferocious campaign against the Japanese in Burma.--From back cover.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, British
Named Person: George MacDonald Fraser; George MacDonald Fraser
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George MacDonald Fraser
ISBN: 9781602391901 1602391904
OCLC Number: 153598731
Notes: Originally published: Pleasantville, N.Y. : Akadine Press, 2001 under title: Quartered safe out here : a recollection of the war in Burma.
Description: xxii, 231 pages : maps ; 21 cm
Responsibility: George MacDonald Fraser.
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The author recounts the nerve-wracking, front-line action he saw while serving as a nineteen-year-old soldier during what turned out to be the last great land campaign of World War II - the British Army's ferocious campaign against the Japanese in Burma.--From back cover.

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