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Love and War in the Apennines
Skip to the beginning of the images gallery. About Edward Stourton Edward Stourton is a broadcaster, presenter, journalist and author. About Robin Heighway-Bury Robin Heighway-Bury has been illustrating for 30 years, having arrived at it via a circuitous route as a lab assistant and an engineering draughtsman. You May Also Like. More Info Add to Basket. Historian James Holland introduces a richly illustrated edition.
The Germans discover he is there but Newby escapes and hides, moving from one house to another. Newby is nearly captured and moves into the mountains to stay with a shepherd; villagers build him a camouflaged cave. Further exciting adventures follow, and a meeting with Wanda. Read the book and you are there in the Italian mountains with him: You can feel the stony soil, smell the wood smoke in the air, sense the snow on the wind.
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He conjures up the stubborn, fatalistic, bloody-minded locals who risked their lives for him so vividly that they seem to be standing in front of you. You share his fears and his hopes. He makes you laugh and he makes you weep. It's quite an achievement for an author commonly labeled as a travel writer.
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However miserable the times and awkward the place, Newby's characters are usually endearing, and often complex. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved The Guardian.
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