The main character of "The Idle Hill of Summer", Gerald Baillie is based on the author's great-grandfather's first cousin who was killed during the defence of Amiens on Easter Day 1918 and whose war diaries were published in 1924.
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0004695138
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