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Title:
Battle of Britain
Author:
Deighton, Len, 1929-
Personal Author:
Edition:
First American edition.
Publication Information:
New York, N.Y. : Coward, McCann, & Geoghegan, [1980]

©1980
Physical Description:
224 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780698110335
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

The Wordsworth Military Library covers the breadth of military history, including studies of individual leaders and accounts of major campaigns and great conflicts.


Author Notes

Len Deighton was born in London, England on February 18, 1929. He served in the Royal Air Force Special Investigations Branch and graduated from the Royal College of Art in 1955. Before becoming the master of the modern spy thriller, he worked as an airline steward and as an illustrator.

His first novel, The Ipcress File, was published in 1962. His other novels include Funeral in Berlin, Berlin Game, Mexico Set, London Match, Spy Hook, Spy Line, and Spy Sinker. He also writes television plays and cookbooks.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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