FIRST LIGHT The True Story of the Boy Who Became a Man in the War-torn Skies Above Britain.

By: Wellum Geoffrey

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Autobiography of a World War 11 Spitfire pilot. The author describes the thrill of flying a Spitfire and the strain of the job becoming increasingly difficult to bear. He describes the steady drain from body and mind as his energies are replaced with exhaustion. Described as a story of self-sacrifice and loss, but also a celebration of a man's passion, of a life spent high in the skies.

Title: FIRST LIGHT The True Story of the Boy Who Became a Man in the War-torn Skies Above Britain.

Author Name: Wellum Geoffrey

Categories: - WW11 MEDITERRANEAN, - WORLD WAR 11, - MILITARY BIOGRAPHY/AUTOBIOGRAPHY, - BIOGRAPHIES, AUTOBIOGRAPHIES, - BATTLE OF BRITAIN, - AIRCRAFT IN WAR,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Viking, UK: 2002

ISBN Number: 0670912484

ISBN Number 13: 9780670912483

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Heavy Book Over 500gms

Size: 24 Cm

Seller ID: 2012516

Keywords: World War 11, 2nd World War, RAAF, RAF, Autobiography, Biography, Geoffrey Wellum