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By: Newman, Lewis C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, Self Published: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19398

Condition: Very Good+

Card covers show light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 169 pages; Newman served with an artillery regiment in WWII. The young Winnipeg man promised his mates he would write a book about his experiences and, with the aid of the many letters he had written his wife to help his memory, he was able to produce a very entertaining account. View more info

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Vokes, My Story

By: Vokes, Chris

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Distributed By Canada's Wings: 1985

Edition: Memorial Edition

Seller ID: 19053

ISBN: 0969210906

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued

Illustrated boards show some shelf wear.; A bright solid book, glossy pictorial paper covered boards. It seems both the paperback and hardcover have the same ISBN. This is the hardcover which was published posthumously. ; B&W Illustrations; 8.4 X 5.6 X 0.7 inches; 233 pages; "Major General Christopher Vokes CB, CBE, DSO, CD (13 April 1904 – 27 March 1985) was a senior Canadian Army officer who fought in World War II. He commanded the 2nd Canadian Infantry Brigade during the Allied invasion of Sicily. Promoted to major-general, he led the 1st Canadian Infantry Division through several bat... View more info