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Eleven houses : a memoir of childhood

Author: Christopher Fitz-Simon
Publisher: Dublin : Penguin Ireland, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Christopher FitzSimon's father was an officer in the British army, serving in the Middle East when war broke out, and the family home was in fact 11 different houses, in all four provinces of Ireland. This is a story of growing up that is also the story of various hidden Irelands during the twilit years of the war.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fitz-Simon, Christopher.
Eleven houses.
Dublin : Penguin Ireland, 2007
(OCoLC)608374739
Named Person: Christopher Fitz-Simon; Christopher Fitz-Simon
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Fitz-Simon
ISBN: 9781844881055 1844881059
OCLC Number: 137313578
Description: 294 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Christopher Fitz-Simon.

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Christopher Fitz-Simon was born into an Irish family, with Daniel O'Connell on one side and Ulster Protestants on the other, and his childhood coincided with the Second World War. This book is a  Read more...

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