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Glorious Poverty (Large Print) (Isis)

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Born in poverty in South Wales, Derek Brock's family struggled to make ends meet. Nevertheless there were moments of high comedy, tragedy, drama and serious learning.<P>As soon as he could Derek contributed to the family finances. Starting as an errand boy, he progressed through marine engineering, the railways, salesman, budding politician and script writer for the legendary British radio comedy The Goon Show. However, he gives it all up to run a pub.

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ISBN:
9780753150948
Author:
Brock, Derek
Publisher:
ISIS Large Print Books
Subject:
General
Subject:
Family/Interpersonal Memoir
Subject:
Personal Memoirs
Subject:
Biography - General
Edition Description:
Hardcover Large Print
Large Print:
Y
Series:
Isis (Large Print)
Publication Date:
19991031
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
125
Dimensions:
9.60x6.40x.62 in. .74 lbs.

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