The Lost Olympian of the Somme

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  • Author : Jon Cooksey
  • Publisher : Bonnier Publishing Ltd.
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • ISBN : 1910536318
  • Rating : /5 from reviews
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The Lost Olympian of the Somme

The Lost Olympian of the Somme
  • Author : Jon Cooksey,Graham McKechnie
  • Publisher : Bonnier Publishing Ltd.
  • Release : 25 April 2015
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Impeccably detailed and beautifully written, The Lost Olympian of the Somme is the story of an Olympic gold medallist and forgotten war hero. Frederick Kelly's first-hand account offers a startling personal insight into the Great War and offers a unique look into the Royal Navy's Hood Battalion. An innovative new division of sailors that served on land as soldiers, Kelly's battalion included some of the leading artistic and intellectual minds of the day: The Hon. Charles Lister, Arthur 'Ock' Asquith (

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  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 23 June 2021
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  • Author : Sebastian Faulks
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 27 January 2011
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  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 15 March 2018
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 23 June 1968
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