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Somewhere To Lay My Head

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Somewhere To Lay My Head by Robert Douglas
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We left Robert a long way from home, a sixteen-year-old recruit in the RAF. Now, we follow his escape from the Forces (until National Service a few years later!), his return to Glasgow and life down the pit. Once more, Robert's fantastic memory for people, places and anecdotes, combined with an ear for individual voices and the brilliant ability to evoke a bygone sense of community, will enchant his readers and sometimes appal them with the brutality of conditions he experienced.

Author Biography

Now retired, Robert Douglas worked as a prison officer and an electricity chargehand. Although he has lived in Northumberland for many years, he says you can take the boy out of Glasgow, but you'll never take Glasgow out of the boy.
Release date NZ
May 3rd, 2007
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Hodder Paperback
Pages
384
Dimensions
135x197x25
ISBN-13
9780340898444
Product ID
2064841

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