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The winter of 1940-41 was the season of the Blitz. From St Paul's Cathedral to the East End, from the very heart of the capital to the cities of the midlands, throughout the length and breadth of the land the bombs rained down as Germany attempted to bludgeon Britain into submission. As the civilian populations below cowered in their shelters or manned the fire services, t ...more
Hardcover, 200 pages
Published October 19th 2010 by Osprey Publishing
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Kathryn
A complete review is on its way but this book, with a plethora of photograhs on every oversized page -- many never before published --including reams of testimony, tells the tale -- in clear, readable prose -- of Britain's unbelievable defensive courage during the Blitz of WWII.

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The Blitz - the German attempt to gain a voluntary surrender from Great Britain by bombing her cities during WWII – has long been a symbol of British stubbornness and resilience. Gavin Mortimer’s new (and
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