M. J. Bourne

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Location: Cumbria UK
 

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Italian Medium Tanks (New Vanguard) by Filippo Cappellano & Pier Paolo Battistelli
Italian Medium Tanks (New Vanguard) by Filippo Cappellano & Pier Paolo Battistelli
4.0 out of 5 stars Good book, 17 Feb 2014
In a sense its an easy book to right - there were only half a dozen Italian medium tanks - but on the other hand there's not a lot of info about them out there. Its nice, its descriptive, some good photos.
The Beauty Chorus by Kate Lord Brown
The Beauty Chorus by Kate Lord Brown
3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Anyone for flying?, 22 Aug 2012
The title "the beauty chorus" is a slang term for the female volunteers of the ATA (air transport auxiliary) who in World War Two moved vital aircraft around the country by the quickest possible method - flying them to their destinations.

It starts with some odd soliloquies from beyond the grave by the the aviation pioneer Amy Johnson. I think she is only present because she was by far the most famous of the ATA's members, as the character adds absolutely nothing to the rest of the novel. The real tale follows three of the recruits through the reasons why they decide to volunteer for the ATA, and what happens when they train together and finally become active pilots. They are… Read more
Q-Connect KF3516 Envelope C5 80gsm Self-Seal (Pack&hellip by Q-Connect
5.0 out of 5 stars Envelope of choice, 28 May 2012
A quick no nonsense service, fast and reliable. Nice product too - cheap, reliable - what is there not to like?

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