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Alamein

(2010)
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The superb novelist of men at war moves into the twentieth century and World War Two, telling the story of the eleven days in the sands of North Africa that would change history forever There are some battles that if they had not been won by the side that did, would have totally altered the course of history. This is one of those battles...October 1942, and Britain and its allies were in trouble. Germany and its Axis partners seemed to be triumphant everywhere, already almost within reach of the Suez Canal. America had not yet decided to join the war, and Churchill needed a victory to survive. In this novel, Iain Gale tells the story of those extraordinary eleven days from the viewpoints of seven of those who took part, on both sides as the stand was made, and the tide of war began to turn...

Genre: Historical

Praise for this book

"Expertly revealing the chaos, triumph and sadness of the desert war." - Patrick Mercer


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Hardback Editions

October 2011 : UK Hardback
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Title: Alamein
Author(s): Iain Gale
ISBN: 0-7505-3449-4 / 978-0-7505-3449-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Large Print Books
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April 2010 : UK Hardback
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Title: Alamein: The turning point of World War Two. Blood, guts and glory, a novel of men at war
Author(s): Iain Gale
ISBN: 0-00-727867-5 / 978-0-00-727867-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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Paperback Editions

December 2019 : UK Paperback

Title: Alamein: The turning point of World War Two
Author(s): Iain Gale
ISBN: 0-00-728801-8 / 978-0-00-728801-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harper
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September 2010 : UK Paperback
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Title: Alamein: The turning point of World War Two
Author(s): Iain Gale
ISBN: 0-00-727868-3 / 978-0-00-727868-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harper
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2009 : UK Paperback

Title: Alamein: The turning point of World War Two
Author(s): Iain Gale
ISBN: 0-00-727869-1 / 978-0-00-727869-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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Audio Editions

December 2020 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Alamein: The Turning Point of World War Two
Author(s): Iain Gale
ISBN: 0-00-735751-6 / 978-0-00-735751-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
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April 2010 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Alamein: The Turning Point of World War Two
Author(s): Iain Gale
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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April 2010 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Alamein: The Turning Point of World War Two
Author(s): Iain Gale
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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April 2010 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Alamein: The Turning Point of World War Two
Author(s): Iain Gale
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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April 2010 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Alamein: The Turning Point of World War Two
Author(s): Iain Gale
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

March 2010 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Alamein: The turning point of World War Two
Author(s): Iain Gale
Publisher: HarperCollins
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU