Happy Odyssey: The Memoirs of Lieutenant-General Sir Adrian Carton de Wiart

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Jonathan Cape, 1950 - World War, 1914-1918 - 287 pages
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User Review  - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing

Adrian Carton de Wiart was an adventurer, at least that is the vision presented to us in his memoirs. A picture of the Norway campaign is delivered, with some editorial content. After Norway, he was ... Read full review

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Adrian Carton de Wiart was a complete mad-man, uncommonly courageous, and strikingly modest. He never once even metions winning the VC in his memoir. Worth a read just for the part where he rips off his own fingers so he can get back to the front lines faster. Read full review

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FOREWORD
PREFACE 9
BELGIUM ENGLAND OXFORD I
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