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One man's tale, one man's considerable impact

Advantages: Fascinating, easy to read
Disadvantages: A little too much post-War material for me

(A little galling to propose this product and have a "Lifted" review bag the "First review" - but there you go!!) This book tells a gripping story, and its fascination derives from several factors. Firstly, it is essentially one manís wartime story. ...

2mennycds 19.03.2017 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Behind Enemy Lines - Sir Tommy MacPherson, Richard Bath

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A superb account of a remarkable hero's life.

Advantages: So touched
Disadvantages: Let me cry

...wish the author had taken more time and expanded on what he did with the resistance instead of all the athletic and business story. I am sure there were many many things that did not make it into the book. Why call it behind the lines when a more correc ...

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Review of Behind Enemy Lines - Sir Tommy MacPherson, Richard Bath

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How we love our idiot lantern

Advantages: Entertaining, very readable and well-researched history of its subject
Disadvantages: None, really

All of us have a love-hate affair with television, or Ďthe idiot lanterní. Hardly anybody who has ever owned a set, or been part of a family which has had one, can envisage life without it. It has been a source of endless entertainment and escape from t ...

JOHNV 06.11.2013 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Armchair Nation An intimate history of Britain in front of the TV - Joe Moran

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