Searching for Charlie

Searching for Charlie

Author: Tom Scott

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ISBN: 1988516609

Category: Soldiers

Page: 400

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"Captain Charles Hazlitt Upham is the only combat soldier ever to win the Victoria Cross twice. His acts of bravery in World War II meant he probably deserved six more.The mystery of how a reserved, modest, slightly built farm valuer from New Zealand, could be so ferocious and fearless in battle has intrigued and fascinated Tom Scott ever since he read about Charles Upham as a schoolboy. Searching for Charlie is his epic quest to unravel the real Charles Upham."--Provided by publisher.
Searching for Charlie
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Tom Scott
Categories: Soldiers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

"Captain Charles Hazlitt Upham is the only combat soldier ever to win the Victoria Cross twice. His acts of bravery in World War II meant he probably deserved six more.The mystery of how a reserved, modest, slightly built farm valuer from New Zealand, could be so ferocious and fearless in
Searching for Charlie
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Anna M. Gregory
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-02-01 - Publisher:

Charlie Williams is fast with a gun. Unknowingly, she challenges Tom Bratcher, a gunslinger, to a shooting match. When she wins, Bratcher finds her and calls her out. Disbelief floods her heart so she turns to walk away. A bystander yells and Charlie turns. Now she has killed a man,
Charlie's Very Own Story
Language: en
Pages: 121
Authors: Elizabeth Vaughan
Categories: Pets
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-20 - Publisher: Romeii Media Group

Meet Charlie—a collie like no other. Rescued from a kennel by young Marna Witherspoon, Charlie is full of questions about life and looking for answers. In Charlie's Very Own Story, author Elizabeth Vaughan invites readers to join him in his search. Along the way you'll find high adventure, extraordinary insights,
The Last
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Larry Smith
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-20 - Publisher: iUniverse

Larry Smith got some strange looks as a boy when he told everyone he wanted to join the Roller Derby, but he’d go on to have the time of his life living out his dream. As a member of the International Roller Derby League, he engaged in a style of
The Home Voices Speak Louder Than the Drums
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Wanda Easter Burch
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-15 - Publisher: McFarland

“Soldier mortals would not survive if they were not blessed with the gift of imagination and the pictures of hope,” wrote Confederate Private Henry Graves in the trenches outside Petersburg, Virginia. “The second angel of mercy is the night dream.” Providing fresh perspective on the human side of the Civil