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Love and War in the Apennines

Eric Newby
Lonely Planet Publications
Travel Narrative

This unassuming memoir of remarkable wartime adventures in German-occupied WWII Italy is perhaps Newby's best book. Escaping a POW camp, he takes refuge with Italian families who hide him from advancing German forces. It's here that he meets Wanda, the love of his life. They marry in 1946.

ISBN: 9781741795271
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