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The Recollections Of Rifleman Bowlby
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The Recollections Of Rifleman Bowlby (Paperback)

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'One of the great Second World War memoirs ... will be read as long as that war is remembered' John Keegan



A classic military memoir



'Extraordinary realism' SUNDAY TIMES



'A touch of the Somme and more than a hint of Wilfred Owen' TLS





A classic of World War II, this is Alex Bowlby's account of life in a rifleman platoon which came through the North Africa campaign only to have to battle in bitter fighting against a stubborn and skilled German defence in Italy.



This true military classic is an authentic account description of what it was like to fight your way through one of the most gruelling and dangerous campaigns of the Second World War, where so often the hunters became the hunted.

BiographyMemoirsHistory & PoliticsMilitary HistoryHistory & PoliticsMilitary Studies Publisher: Orion Publishing Co Publication Date: 25/11/2021 ISBN-13: 9781474623261  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Alex Bowlby served in the Greenjackets during World War II, and later joined the 21st S.A.S. (T.A.). He first published his Recollections in 1969.

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