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The Resource Through the Hitler Line : Memoirs of an Infantry Chaplain, (electronic resource)

Through the Hitler Line : Memoirs of an Infantry Chaplain, (electronic resource)

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Through the Hitler Line : Memoirs of an Infantry Chaplain
Title
Through the Hitler Line
Title remainder
Memoirs of an Infantry Chaplain
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Laurence Wilmot's Second World War memoir is a rare thing: a first-hand account of front-line battle by an army officer who is a resolute non-combatant. And it is paradoxes such as this that also make Wilmot's book a unique and compelling document. Wilmot, as an Anglican chaplain, is a priest dressed as a warrior, a man of peace in battle fatigues. He is an incongruous figure in a theatre of war, always vigilant for opportunities to partake of silent meditation and prayer, never failing to lose sight of the larger moral issues of the war. His compassion is boundless, his sensitivity acute, an
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Wilmot, MC, Laurence F
Dewey number
  • 940.54
  • 940.54/78
  • 940.54/78/092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Canada
  • Canada
  • Military chaplains
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Through the Hitler Line : Memoirs of an Infantry Chaplain, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
LIST OF PHOTOGRAPHS; LIST OF MAPS; FOREWORD; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER 1 Treading Cautiously into the Unknown; CHAPTER 2 Ministry on the Arielli Front; CHAPTER 3 Taking Up God's Armour; CHAPTER 4 Breaking the Hitler Line; CHAPTER 5 A Tourist in Wartime; CHAPTER 6 Preparing for the Attack; CHAPTER 7 Tragedy at Foglia River; CHAPTER 8 Fierce Fighting and Close Calls; CHAPTER 9 A Time of Stress and a Moment of Rest; CHAPTER 10 Roman Holiday, Russi Road; CHAPTER 11 Prayers for the Fallen; CHAPTER 12 Liberating Holland; CHAPTER 13 The Guns Fall Silent; GLOSSARY
Control code
ocn753479621
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (167 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554588220
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753479621
Label
Through the Hitler Line : Memoirs of an Infantry Chaplain, (electronic resource)
Publication
Contents
LIST OF PHOTOGRAPHS; LIST OF MAPS; FOREWORD; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER 1 Treading Cautiously into the Unknown; CHAPTER 2 Ministry on the Arielli Front; CHAPTER 3 Taking Up God's Armour; CHAPTER 4 Breaking the Hitler Line; CHAPTER 5 A Tourist in Wartime; CHAPTER 6 Preparing for the Attack; CHAPTER 7 Tragedy at Foglia River; CHAPTER 8 Fierce Fighting and Close Calls; CHAPTER 9 A Time of Stress and a Moment of Rest; CHAPTER 10 Roman Holiday, Russi Road; CHAPTER 11 Prayers for the Fallen; CHAPTER 12 Liberating Holland; CHAPTER 13 The Guns Fall Silent; GLOSSARY
Control code
ocn753479621
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (167 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554588220
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753479621

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