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The village that died for England : the strange story of Tyneham

Author: Patrick Wright
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New edView all editions and formats
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Tyneham was a Dorset hamlet evacuated to make a training area during World War II and never returned to its inhabitants despite Churchill's pledge of restitution. This study is a subtle parable about  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Wright
ISBN: 057121441X 9780571214419
OCLC Number: 59470692
Notes: Previous edition: London : Jonathan Cape, 1995.
Description: xxi, 487 pages : illustrations, map, portraits ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Patrick Wright.

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'Sensational... I don't think I have read a better book about this country.' Michael Hofmann 'An extraordinary story - a gift for a shrewd and cynical commentator... This is a book to be read, a Read more...

 
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