Blighty

by George E. Diggle

Publisher: Venton in Melksham

Written in English
Published: Pages: 167 Downloads: 900
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Places:

  • England

Subjects:

  • England -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.

Edition Notes

Statementby G. E. Diggle.
SeriesWhite horse library
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA566.4 .D53
The Physical Object
Pagination167 p., 12 p. of plates :
Number of Pages167
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4934905M
ISBN 100854751149
LC Control Number76361911
OCLC/WorldCa2463688

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Thank you for your patience. Sir Henry Yule and Arthur C. Burnell explained in their Anglo-Indian dictionary, Hobson-Jobson, published inthat the word was used in the names of several kinds of exotic foreign things, especially those that the British had brought into the country, such as the aubergine, विलायती बैंगन (vilāyatī baiṅgan), and especially to soda water, which was.

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Faced with the prospect of being killed or permanently disabled, soldiers sometimes hoped that they would receive what was known as a blighty wound, and be sent back home.

There were some cases where soldiers shot themselves in an attempt to end their time on the frontline. More Books. More by this Author. The sisters at the Casualty Clearing Station--they understood. The Casualty Clearing Station is the first hospital behind the line to which the wounded are brought down straight from the Dressing-Stations.

All day and all night ambulances come lurching along shell-torn roads to their doors.The Battle of the Blighty Bling Reader Reviews. Kids love to read and so in addition to the review by one of the Lovereading4kids editorial experts some of our Lovereading4kids Reader Review Panel members were also lucky enough to read and review this here to read the full reviews.

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