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An legal professional, photographer and admired conservationist tells the tale of his reviews within the military in the course of WWII, together with seven months of severe conflict within which he used to be considered one of in basic terms 3 participants of his unique platoon of sixty to outlive with out casualty. Blood and Candles comprises pictures taken by means of the writer and others with digicam and picture 'liberated' throughout the warfare.
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