Quartered safe out here: a recollection of the war in Burma

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Harvill, Oct 13, 1993 - Biography & Autobiography - 225 pages
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User Review  - MikeFutcher - LibraryThing

A book which has jumped right to the top of my Favourites list, this World War Two memoir from the author of the Flashman books shares many of the winning qualities of that peerless series of novels ... Read full review

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User Review  - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing

GMF is an entertainer, and these are a lively set of war memoirs. The final year of the XIV Army campaign in Burma is our larger framework, and I got the clear and informative story that I was looking ... Read full review


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The author of the famous Flashman series and the Private McAuslan stories, George MacDonald Fraser worked on newspapers in Britain and Canada. In addition to his novels he has also written numerous films, most notably The Three Musketeers, The Four Musketeers, and the James Bond film Octopussy. He is also the author of Quartered Safe Out Here about his World War II service in Burma, and The Steel Bonnets and The Candlemass Road about the Anglo-Scottish wars. He passed away at the age of eighty-two in 2008.

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