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Never Retreat The Memoirs of an Uncompromising Alpine Soldier by Antonio Ferrante Di Ruffano

Never Retreat The Memoirs of an Uncompromising Alpine Soldier


Never Retreat The Memoirs of an Uncompromising Alpine Soldier by Antonio Ferrante Di Ruffano

The autobiography of a remarkable Italian Alpine soldier that is startling for its eyewitness reports from some of the most iconic theatres of the mid-20th century, including the Berlin Olympics, Albanian and Russian fronts, and the POW camps of Siberia. Upgraded from the first edition with revised text, more photographs and new battlefield maps.

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Publication date

1st July 2011


Antonio Ferrante Di Ruffano

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The Private Library


202 pages


Autobiography: historical, political & military



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