Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - East Devon at War by Ted Gosling

This book chronicles the various wars that have affected East Devon through the centuries, from the invasions of Celts and Romans, Saxons and Danes, to the First and Second World Wars. It is only in more recent times that we have had the benefit of photography, so naturally the emphasis of this books is on wartime events of the last hundred years. During the Second World War Devon was one of the most military active counties in the United Kingdom. Exeter and Plymouth were blitzed, while the rest of the county suffered from bombs, landmines and shells. Despite all this, inhabitants endeavoured to carry on their everyday lives as normally as possible. Ted Gosling and Roy Chapple know East Devon very well, and their fascinating photographs will be of interest and value to everyone who knows the area, recent arrivals and older residents alike.

Buy East Devon at War by Ted Gosling from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780750909143
ISBN-10: 0750909145
Format: Paperback
(220mm x 165mm x 10mm)
Pages: 128
Imprint: The History Press Ltd
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Oct-2010
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - East Devon at War by Ted Gosling

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about East Devon at War book by Ted Gosling and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Books By Ted Gosling

Brixham by Ted Gosling
Paperback, January 2016
Seaton & Axmouth by Ted Gosling
Paperback, June 2012
Beer In Old Photographs by Ted Gosling
Paperback, May 2011
Dorset Railways by Ted Gosling
Paperback, December 2009