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Women to the Front: Australian Women Doctors of the First World War by Heather Sheard


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Genre: Non-Fiction, History
Author: Heather Sheard, Ruth Lee
Published: April 2019
Publisher: Penguin
Pages: 320 {paperback}

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Reaching for Tissues in The Railway Man

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The Railway Man by Eric Lomax



The Railway Man

Genre: Historical Non-Fiction, Memoir, War
Author: Eric Lomax
Published: January 2014
Publisher: Vintage
Pages: 336

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The Railway Man

“It is strange, looking back now, to think of those boys at school to whom I was never really close. Men born ten years after me could speculate idly about their schoolmates, but that option was closed to me by events in China and Central Europe while I was growing up. I know exactly what happened to each of my contemporaries.

Of the twenty-five of us in our final year at school, only four survived the war.”

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