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Celtic Culture in Words and Music

Spike Milligan Goodbye Soldier

Spike Milligan Goodbye Soldier
Item# 9780241958148

Product Description

Publisher: Viking (July 2012)

Author: Spike Milligan

The sixth volume of Spike Milligan's off-the-wall account of his part in World War Two sees our hero doing very little soldiering. Because it's 1946. Rather, he is now part of the Bill Hall Trio - a 'Combined Services Entertainment' inflicted on unsuspecting soldiers across Italy and Austria - and is largely preoccupied with the unbearably beautiful ballerina, Ms Toni Fontana ('Arghhhhhhhhh!). But he must enjoy it while he can before he is demobbed and sent home to Catford - so he does ... (pb)