St Valery: The Impossible Odds
Birlinn, Nov 1, 2012 - History - 256 pages
Examines the fateful chain of events in 1940, and reassesses some of the myths that arose in the intervening years. This book includes accounts that present the chaos and horror of war and the grim deprivation of the camps and forced marches which so many endured. It contains stories that resound with the spirit, humour and sense of comradeship.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jmkemp - LibraryThing
This is a collection of first hand accounts, mainly posthumously published from three men who were ordinary soldiers in the 51st Highland Division in 1940. None of them were officers (although one was ... Read full review