GOOD SHOOTING. By J.E.M. Ruffer.

GOOD SHOOTING. By J.E.M. Ruffer.

BLEDGRAVE HALL. By J.K. Stanford. Illustrated by A.M. Hughes.

BLEDGRAVE HALL. By J.K. Stanford. Illustrated by A.M. Hughes.

THE BOY AT WILLOWS END: GROWING UP IN THE FENS IN 1940. By Frank Wrigley. Illustrated by the author.

1999 1st edition. 8vo paperback (148 x 210mm). Ppvi,202. B/w illustrations by the author.

Fishing, 'fowling and country-life in war-time Fenland. "If the reader takes a map of the Fens and draws a triangle through Wisbech, Downham Market and Ely, he will not find Willows End". This is Frank Wrigley's memoirs of the Fens of his childhood, presented as a narrative taking in the period June 6th 1940 to December 6th 1940, giving order to accounts of real events which would otherwise have lacked satisfactory organisation. Chapters include: Local Defence Volunteers; The weapons of war; The army arrives; 'Thanks for the memory'; The Captain's wife arrives; Blenheims at Bodney; The secret pool; Rattin'; Wings for victory dance; Daggy Flegg's shack; 'Aren't them stars bootiful'; Bombs fall on the village; The skating party; Goodby to the fen.
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3696
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Author Wrigley (Frank).
Book Code 3696
ISBN 0948400803 / 9780948400803
Book Description Fine copy.
Book Cover Paperback
Published Date 1999
Publisher The Larks Press.
Place Dereham.