Voices of World War Two Memories of the Last Survivors

by Sue Elliott, Steve Humphries

Biography / Autobiography eBooks of the Month History

Voices of World War Two Memories of the Last Survivors Synopsis

In association with the flagship BBC2 series. Voices of World War Two tells this multi-faceted story through the eye-witness accounts of those who were there, from Japanese prisoner of war Fergus Anckorn to Dame Vera Lynn, from Bletchley Park veteran Jean Valentine to Dad's Army creator Jimmy Perry, and from fighter pilot Tom Neil to the Queen's cousin Margaret Rhodes. Together their testimony creates a vivid, often deeply moving picture of an extraordinary epoch - and the extraordinary people who lived through it.

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ISBN: 9781784750527
Publication date: 19/05/2016
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd an imprint of Cornerstone
Format: Paperback

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ISBN: 9781784750527
Publication date: 19th May 2016
Author: Sue Elliott, Steve Humphries
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd an imprint of Cornerstone
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 368 pages
Genres: Biography / Autobiography, eBook Favourites, History, Books Behind TV & Film,
Categories: 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000,

About Sue Elliott, Steve Humphries

Sue Elliott (Author) Sue Elliott is the author of the bestselling memoir and history of adoption Love Child (Vermilion 2005) and The Children Who Fought Hitler (John Murray 2009) about the WW2 exploits of former pupils of the British Memorial School in Ypres and was a Researcher on the BBC4 documentary of the same name made by Testimony. Steve Humphries (Author) Steve Humphries, described by Broadcast magazine as 'the king of oral history', is a former history and sociology lecturer at the University of Essex. After working as a producer at London Weekend Television where he made landmark series such as The ...

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