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mobi ☆ Hold the Oxo í Read Õ ❰Read❯ ➯ Hold the Oxo! Author Marion Fargey Brooker – Horticulturetrader.co.uk Short listed for the 2014 Forest of Reading White Pine Award for Non Fiction Canada was young during the First World War and with as many as 20000 underage soldiers leaving their homes to join the war ShortA small farming community for the city on July 15 1915 a boy who volunteered to serve with the 79th ueen's Own Cameron Highlanders Jim's letters home gloss over the horrors of war focusing instead on issues of the home front of harvesting training the horses and the price of hogs Rarely do these letters especially those to his mother and father mention the mud and rats the lice and s

Marion Fargey Brooker Í Hold the Oxo! reader

Tench of the trenches or the night duty of cutting barbed wire in no man's land For 95 years his letters remained in a shoebox decorated by his mother Jim was just 18 when he was wounded and died during the Battle of the Somme Hold the Oxo tells the story that lies between the lines of his letters filling in the historical context and helping us to understand what it was like to be Ji

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Hold the Oxo Short listed for the 2014 Forest of Reading White Pine Award for Non Fiction Canada was young during the First World War and with as many as 20000 underage soldiers leaving their homes to join the war effort the country's army was too Jim at 17 was one of them and he penned countless letters home But these weren't the writings of an ordinary boy They were the letters of a lad who left