Day

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Alfred Day wanted his war. In its turmoil he found his proper purpose as the tail-gunner in a Lancaster bomber; he found the wild, dark fellowship of his crew, and – most extraordinary of all – he found Joyce, a woman to love. But that’s all gone now – the war took it away. Maybe it took him, too.

ISBN: 9780099494058 Author: Kennedy, A.L. Publisher: Vintage Publication Date: 7th February 2008 Imprint: Vintage Cover: Paperback Dewey: 823.914 (edition:22) Pages: 279 Edition: |1st paperback ed Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: , ,

Alfred Day wanted his war. In its turmoil he found his proper purpose as the tail-gunner in a Lancaster bomber; he found the wild, dark fellowship of his crew, and – most extraordinary of all – he found Joyce, a woman to love. But that’s all gone now – the war took it away. Maybe it took him, too.
Now in 1949, employed as an extra in a war film that echoes his real experience, Day begins to recall what he would rather forget…

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