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Urchin : a Child of War.

Author: Garry Shaw
Publisher: Luton : Andrews UK Ltd., 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in the throes of the Second World War, this book recounts snippets of recollections of events and of people that both scarred and inspired a young boy growing up in this troubled time. It is humorous and quirky, as we look at the adult world and its interpretation through a boy's eyes, as well as deeply moving and poignant, as we see lives torn apart by the bombing raids, the 'lost in action' telegrams, and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Shaw, Garry.
Urchin : A Child of War.
Luton : Andrews UK Limited, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Garry Shaw
ISBN: 9781904444312 1904444318 9781908382344 1908382341
OCLC Number: 746746603
Description: 1 online resource (232 pages)

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Set in the throes of the Second World War, this book recounts snippets of recollections of events and of people that both scarred and inspired a young boy growing up in this troubled time. It is humorous and quirky, as we look at the adult world and its interpretation through a boy's eyes, as well as deeply moving and poignant, as we see lives torn apart by the bombing raids, the 'lost in action' telegrams, and the personal tragedies that occurred at every turn. It offers glimpses of the har ...

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