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A rare and entertaining look at Felicity Ashbee's experiences as a member of the Women's Auxiliary Air Force during World War II

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title Page, Copyright, Frontispiece, Dedication
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  1. Contents
  2. p. ix
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  1. List of Illustrations
  2. pp. xi-xii
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  1. Introduction
  2. pp. xiii-xv
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  1. Part 1: The Best Kept Secret (In the Ranks): September 1939–June 1941
  2. p. 1
  1. 1. Beginnings: 1939–1940
  2. pp. 3-21
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  1. 2. The Phoney War Turns Real: 1940–1941
  2. pp. 22-33
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  1. 3. Raids and Recreation: 1941
  2. pp. 34-47
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  1. Part 2: The Officer Type? (Commissioned): June 1941–February 1944
  2. pp. 49-106
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  1. 4. Intelligence: 1941-1942
  2. pp. 51-67
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  1. 5. A/S/O Admin: 1942
  2. pp. 68-81
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  1. 6. The S/O Is Learning: 1942-1943
  2. pp. 82-96
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  1. 7. Via Windermere to “Y”: 1943-1944
  2. pp. 97-106
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  1. Part 3: From the Sticks to the Cradle: February 1944–July 1946
  2. pp. 107-172
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  1. 8. The Glint of Roman Spears: 1944
  2. pp. 109-122
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  1. 9. Southward Ho!: 1944-1945
  2. pp. 123-144
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  1. 10. Winding Down: 1945
  2. pp. 145-157
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  1. 11. And OUT!: 1945-1946
  2. pp. 158-172
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  1. Felicity Ashbee: A Chronology
  2. pp. 173-179
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  1. Appendix A: Other Poems and Song Parodies Written During World War II
  2. pp. 181-191
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  1. Appendix B: Show Log Book
  2. pp. 193-199
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  1. Appendix C: Three Drama Sketches
  2. pp. 201-213
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  1. Bibliography and Suggested Readings
  2. p. 215
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  1. Back Cover
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