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Flames of Calais

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A Soldier's Battle, 1940... The defense of Calais in late May 1940 remains one of the most striking examples of selfless courage and sacrifice. Winston Churchill, in one of his first actions as Prime Minister, ordered 29 Brigade across the Channel as a desperate diversionary measure to save the British Expeditionary Force from wholesale annihilation. The Brigade had orders not to evacuate or surrender, and casualties were extremely heavy. Airey Neave, who was wounded and captured at Calais, has written a definitive first ...

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Flames of Calais
2004, Magna Large Print Books, Long Preston

ISBN-13: 9780750522274

Revised edition Large type / large print

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The Flames of Calais
1989, Grafton, London

ISBN-13: 9780586203439

New edition

Mass-market paperback

Flames of Calais
1974, Coronet Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780340182826

New edition

Paperback

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