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Eight Hours from England
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Eight Hours from England (Paperback)

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Autumn 1943. Realising that his feelings fro his sweetheart are not reciprocated, Major John Overton accepts a posting behind enemy lines in Nazi-occupied Albania. As he struggles to complete his mission amidst a chaotic backdrop, Overton is left to ruminate on loyalty, comradeship and the futility of war.

Fiction & PoetryClassic fiction pre 1945Fiction & PoetryHistorical FictionWar & combat fictionSecond World War fiction Publisher: Imperial War Museum Publication Date: 05/09/2019 ISBN-13: 9781912423101  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Anthony Quayle was best known as a British actor and theatre director, receiving both Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations, and featuring in films such as Lawrence of Arabia and Ice Cold Alex. During the Second World War, Quayle joined the Special Operations Executive (SOE) and was deployed to Albania.

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