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SEEN FROM THE WINGS Joe Brearley

SEEN FROM THE WINGS

Joe Brearley

Published April 5th 2010
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 About the Book 

Joe Brearley should have spent his war in the Far East but his ships encounter with a German submarine as he was on route in 1942 diverted him to the Middle East. He was an Intelligence and Support Officer in the RAFVR.Away from Front Line dutiesMoreJoe Brearley should have spent his war in the Far East but his ships encounter with a German submarine as he was on route in 1942 diverted him to the Middle East. He was an Intelligence and Support Officer in the RAFVR.Away from Front Line duties and limited by wartime censorship he recorded in his Journals and Letters Home detailed descriptions of some of the places he was stationed, the people he served with or met along the way, the food, the weather and just about everything else.This book records his time in CAIRO, SUDAN and his overland journey to LIBYA and records how they appeared to him long before the Arab Spring and the uprisings of today.There are descriptions of some of the amazing characters he met and observed along with many of the wonderful places he visited on his journeys by air, train, steamer and Air Force Truck.