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After the war, Brickhill sought to go back to newspapering, but quickly abandoned it to begin work on his first book, entitled Escape to Dangerabout his experiences in the POW camp. He had left the book behind, she said, when he went off without paying his bill. While doing all it birckhill to assist his research the Air Ministry could only provided Brickhill with a small honorarium, and no guarantee of publication other than as a government produced publication.

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The Dam Busters by Paul Brickhill

Write a customer review. You could end up on television and with a tidy sum in your pocket. The book bruckhill the subsequent history of Squadron, as an elite squadron specializing in attacking difficult targets with outsize weapons and precision techniques.

Fortunately for the interested reader some of the latter material can be retrieved from the Internet. Mar 21, Adam rated it really liked it Recommends it for: While I have nothing but minor interest brkckhill curiosity in the subject matter, this book came highly recommended by a friend.


Jul 12, Tony rated it really liked it Shelves: Want to Read saving…. A native of Melbourne, Brickhill had begun a career as a newspaper reporter at the Sydney Sun when war was declared in Apr 23, Timothy rated it it was amazing.

A story of real men who understood evil, of brilliant minds who saved a world from a thousand years of darkness. Absolutely brilliant account of the Dam Busters Squadron. One final point as it is comes up a lot. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Daily bombardment of London added urgency to the project and great pressure to complete it.

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Primary Menu Home About this blog. He also knew that his father had been annoyed that his book, which he had lent to the landlord in good faith, had apparently been mislaid. Dambustegs, in-flight and chilling. Written by the man who wrote The Great Escape, this is a real winner for war buffs.

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An inventor, a squadron of serious dedicated flyers and teams of others that brings an important historic moment into the war efforts. Open Preview See a Problem?


Remember that the Commander lived in a different time and you can’t always apply modern values on historical events. Please try again later. Pages to Thoroughly entertaining account of the technical innovations that helped win the second world war.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Following up Pudneys recommendation, Nerney approached Brickhill in Februarywho jumped at the offer.

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The story of squadron doesn’t need hyperbole or superlatives and thankfully Brickhill’s narrative is restrained and respectful. Apr 14, Robert rated it it was amazing. I’m not usually one for non-fiction historical texts, most are written by accountants who are more interested in lists and stats rather than the stories of the people who were there.

Read more Read less. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. I definitely plan on reading more of Brickhill in the dambuaters, regardless of the subject matter.

In the late s he became sales manager of the aircraft and armaments manufacturer, Short Brothers and Harland, who were based in Newtownards, Northern Ireland.