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Major Pip Bruton's Safari - A Script By Michael Fitzalan
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Preparations for a coronation lead to a family visiting Uganda. The family, travelling to Africa as a group for the first time, know that adventures and disasters await. It is not what life throws at... More > you but how you deal with it that counts. This is a humorous and warm account of a family's frustration and bewilderment. From being stranded in Lake Victoria with no fuel to being buffeted in a tropical storm near Murchinson Falls, the Bruton family embraced adversity with humour and tenacity. This book is probably the funniest account of travels abroad that you will ever read. With laughter comes drama and adversity, perhaps too, the key to a mystery that has kept Scotland Yard baffled for over forty years...< Less
Major Pip Bruton's Safari - A Script By Michael Fitzalan
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Preparations for a coronation lead to a family visiting Uganda. The family, travelling to Africa as a group for the first time, know that adventures and disasters await. It is not what life throws at... More > you but how you deal with it that counts. This is a humorous and warm account of a family's frustration and bewilderment. From being stranded in Lake Victoria with no fuel to being buffeted in a tropical storm near Murchinson Falls, the Bruton family embraced adversity with humour and tenacity. This book is probably the funniest account of travels abroad that you will ever read. With laughter comes drama and adversity, perhaps too, the key to a mystery that has kept Scotland Yard baffled for over forty years...< Less
Adventures in Uganda By Michael Fitzalan
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A fascinating collection of people arrive in Uganda for the coronation of the Kabaka. They have adventures in Lake Victoria and the islands there, they go on safari but they are no match for Africa.... More > An amusing account of people forced into cynicism and facetiousness by the weather, the people and the mosquitoes.< Less
Adventures in Uganda By Michael Fitzalan
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A fascinating collection of people arrive in Uganda for the coronation of the Kabaka. They have adventures in Lake Victoria and the islands there, they go on safari but they are no match for Africa.... More > An amusing account of people forced into cynicism and facetiousness by the weather, the people and the mosquitoes.< Less
77 By Michael Fitzalan
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1977 was a momentous year. We called it seventy-seven; the DJ on Capital called it Seveny-Seven. If you did not listen to Capital Radio, you were not worth knowing. To listen to ‘Radio... More > One’ was heresy, even if it was the weekend top forty, both radio stations aired their singles chart on the same day at the same time. ‘Radio One’ did not have adverts but we still listened to London’s radio station because we could pick it up even west of Reading and, for us, London was the centre of the universe. Seventy-seven was a cause of great celebration, it was the Queen’s Silver Jubilee and you can still see plaques and go on a Jubilee walk to commemorate her twenty fifth year on the throne. Nineteen fifty-two saw the first commercial passenger jet airliner entering service and the completion of the first atomic bomb, nineteen seventy-seven was a street party to celebrate the achievements of Elizabeth’s reign, full stop.< Less
Karoly - His Story - A Tragedy - Part One By Michael Fitzalan
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This is the story of Karoly, a man whose family protected Jewish refugees trying to first escape the advance of Nazi Germany and latterly the advancing Russians. Karoly was used as human-shield by... More > the Romanian 'liberators' in Hungary. After the war, he was arrested on trumped up charges and sent to prison for being a Youth Leader of the Smallholder's Party under the Communist regime. After a year on meagre rations, he was given the option of starvation or working as a miner in a forced labour camp. He worked in a mine until he escaped the regime in 1956. This is the story of a man who cheated death and moved to England to start again from nothing, a broken political prisoner.< Less
Karoly, the Hungarian Tragedy By Michael Fitzalan
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The story of Karoly, a farmer forced to the front during the war, then coerced to join a collective after the war and arrested for being a local leader of the young farmers' union and he was... More > imprisoned. As a political prisoner, he was forced to become a miner, he escaped to England in 1956. In London, he worked to regain what he had lost, his dignity and freedom. This is the story of his life.< Less
77 By Michael Fitzalan
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1977 was a momentous year. We called it seventy-seven; the DJ on Capital called it Seveny-Seven. If you did not listen to Capital Radio, you were not worth knowing. To listen to ‘Radio... More > One’ was heresy, even if it was the weekend top forty, both radio stations aired their singles chart on the same day at the same time. ‘Radio One’ did not have adverts but we still listened to London’s radio station because we could pick it up even west of Reading and, for us, London was the centre of the universe. Seventy-seven was a cause of great celebration, it was the Queen’s Silver Jubilee and you can still see plaques and go on a Jubilee walk to commemorate her twenty fifth year on the throne. Nineteen fifty-two saw the first commercial passenger jet airliner entering service and the completion of the first atomic bomb, nineteen seventy-seven was a street party to celebrate the achievements of Elizabeth’s reign, full stop.< Less
Waterwitch - 30th anniversary edition - Periplus By Michael Fitzalan
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Waterwitch was once a a 'Thirty-Square-Metre' racing yacht built in 1937 by Uffa Fox to a design by Knud Reimers. Two brothers are determined to sail her to Ibiza for the summer despite losing her... More > engine. Fox used his experience in Waterwitch to develop his design for Sea Swallow in 1938. The brothers used the experience to tell stories of horror and daring escapades! The boat is recorded in Uffa Fox’s 1937 book: 'Racing, Cruising and Design'. 'Thirty-Square-Metre' yachts are featured in Fox’s 1938 book: 'Thoughts on Yachts and Yachting'. This is a record of two people taking on the elements and the Spanish navy.< Less
Seventy-seven By Michael Fitzalan
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1977 was a momentous year. We called it seventy-seven; the DJ on Capital called it Seveny-Seven. If you did not listen to Capital Radio, you were not worth knowing. To listen to ‘Radio... More > One’ was heresy, even if it was the weekend top forty, both radio stations aired their singles chart on the same day at the same time. ‘Radio One’ did not have adverts but we still listened to London’s radio station because we could pick it up even west of Reading and, for us, London was the centre of the universe. Seventy-seven was a cause of great celebration, it was the Queen’s Silver Jubilee and you can still see plaques and go on a Jubilee walk to commemorate her twenty fifth year on the throne. Nineteen fifty-two saw the first commercial passenger jet airliner entering service and the completion of the first atomic bomb, nineteen seventy-seven was a street party to celebrate the achievements of Elizabeth’s reign, full stop.< Less