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A Lighthearted WAAF Memoir

eBook - 2012
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Baker & Taylor
The author gives a candid, often humorous account of her experiences during World War II as she rose through the ranks in Britain's Women's Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF).

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A rare and entertaining look at Felicity Ashbee's experiences as a member of the Women's Auxiliary Air Force during World War II

Book News
During World War II, Felicity Ashbee rose through the ranks of Britain's Women's Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF). This well written biography covers her experiences--from tracking Rudolph Hess on radar as he flew across the North Sea, to recollections of her humorous interchanges. As an aside to her work with the WAAF, Ashbee wrote and directed sketches and songs for British officers and three of these are included in an appendix. Forty-two photographs of people, murals and drawings, many of her own creation, appear throughout the book. Annotation ©2012 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2012
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780815651666
081565166X
9780815609711
081560971X
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xv, 215 pages) : illustrations, portrait
Additional Contributors: Reed, Cleota - Editor

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