Synopses & Reviews
Glorious in Solitude reveals detailed accounts from flying logbooks composed by young men who served in the RAF as Rear Gunners in WWII.
About the Author
Colin Pateman lives in the South of England and has spent most of his working life as a Police Officer, retiring after 32 years' service. His key roles were as a handler of specialist search dogs and as a Police Search Advisor. He was trained by the Royal Engineers and was involved in many serious criminal investigations. Colin is an avid collector of aviation memorabilia and gains great satisfaction from gathering and preserving personal accounts of pilots and aircrews of the Second World War. His other aviation related publications include 'Airborne Animals and Cockpit companions' (Woodfield 2011)'Goldfish Caterpillars and Guinea pigs', 'Unwanted Hero' (Fonthill 2012) and 'Unshackled Spirit' (Fonthill 2013)