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Where Have All the Bullets Gone?

(1985)
(A book in the War (and Peace) Memoirs series)
A non fiction book by

 
 
Memoirs Vol.5. Year Published -1985

His life in the ranks and file during WWII.

Despatched from the front line to psychiatric hospital, and from there to a rehabilitation camp - for bomb happy soldiers - in Afragola, Spike enters a period of khaki limbo away from active service which offers the chance to regroup forces in his own private war against melancholy. As ever, music, zany humour and a little help from his friends - including one, Harry Secombe, a liggle myopic blubber of fat from Wales whom he encounters in Italy - carry him through to his first stage of appearances and on, as history knows and volume 6 will tell, to fortune, overdraft, VAT, Income Tax, mortgages, accountants, solicitors, house agents and so on.Littered with uncensored excerpts from his letters, diaries and documents of the time, Where Have All the Bullets Gone? keeps up the Milligan offensive against the brass hats and their flood of official memoirs with its Tommys eye view of the war. A latterday Good Soldier Schweik, his own brand of goonish and macabre humour amuse and at the same time express the awful bloodiness of war, the unthinking courage of those who fought in it and the flavour of the almost hysterical humour that helped carry Spike and many others through their worst moments.


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Hardback Editions

October 1985 : UK Hardback
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Title: Where Have All the Bullets Gone? War Biography, Vol. 5
Author(s): Spike Milligan
ISBN: 0-7181-2430-8 / 978-0-7181-2430-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: M & J Hobbs/Michael Joseph
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Paperback Editions

July 2012 : UK Paperback
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Title: Where Have All the Bullets Gone? (Spike Milligan War Memoirs)
Author(s): Spike Milligan
ISBN: 0-241-95813-X / 978-0-241-95813-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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June 1986 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Where Have All the Bullets Gone?
Author(s): Spike Milligan
ISBN: 0-14-008892-X / 978-0-14-008892-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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Audio Editions

February 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Where Have All the Bullets Gone?
Author(s): Spike Milligan
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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February 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Where Have All the Bullets Gone?
Author(s): Spike Milligan
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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March 1989 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: Where Have All the Bullets Gone?: Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): Spike Milligan
ISBN: 1-85089-834-0 / 978-1-85089-834-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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September 1993 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: Where Have All the Bullets Gone?: Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): Spike Milligan
ISBN: 1-85695-790-X / 978-1-85695-790-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

December 2012 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Where Have All the Bullets Gone? (Milligan Memoirs Book 5)
Author(s): Spike Milligan
Publisher: Penguin
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