War

Author: Roald Dahl
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  • : $22.95(AUD)
  • : 9781405933193
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : July 2017
  • : 22.99
  • : August 2017
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  • : books

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  • : Roald Dahl
  • : Paperback
  • : 917
  • : 336
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Barcode 9781405933193
9781405933193

Description

From Roald Dahl, the master of the sting in the tail, a newly collected book of his darkest stories. In war, are we at our heroic best or our cowardly worst? Featuring the autobiographical stories from Roald Dahl's time as a fighter pilot in the Second World War as well as seven other tales of conflict and strife, Dahl reveals the human side of our most inhumane activity. Among other stories, you'll read about the pilot shot down in the Libyan desert, the fighter plane that vanishes inside a mysterious thick white cloud and the soldier who returns from war but has been shockingly changed by his experiences. Roald Dahl reveals even more about the darker side of human nature in seven other centenary editions: Lust, Madness, Cruelty, Deception, Trickery, Innocence and Fear.