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Story of derring-do on the home front during W.W.II. Well reviewed in hardback: "A moving, hilarious exploration of life lived in a shadow, a story of one woman's - perhaps everywoman's - war" "Sunday Times". Brilliant evocation of wartime Britain.

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During World War II, Gloria grabbed what she wanted - ciggies, sex, American soldiers. She did everything, some evil, because she might be dead tomorrow. Fifty years on, it's payback time and she is forced to confront the secret at the heart of her dramatic home front story.

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ISBN:
9780747561460
Author:
JENSEN, LIZ
Publisher:
Libri
Location:
N
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20030407
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
198 x 129 in.

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Product details 240 pages Libri - English 9780747561460 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , During World War II, Gloria grabbed what she wanted - ciggies, sex, American soldiers. She did everything, some evil, because she might be dead tomorrow. Fifty years on, it's payback time and she is forced to confront the secret at the heart of her dramatic home front story.
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