Home From War: How Love Conquered the Horrors of a Soldier's Afghan Nightmare

Martyn & Michelle Compton with Marnie Summerfield Smith

ISBN 10: 1845964500 / ISBN 13: 9781845964504
Verlag: Mainstream Publishing, 2009
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| Dust Wrapper over Red boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 9½" x 6¼". 304pp. | First Edition (First Printing).Illustrated by way of: Colour Photographs; <br For more photos or information, use the «Ask Bookseller» button and I'll be pleased to help. The book is in stock and ships from the rustic nirvana of Peasedown St. John, near Bath, England from a long-established bookseller - guaranteed by my reputation and the UK Distance Selling Act. Remember! BUYING THIS BOOK means my Jack Russells get their supper! Condition :: Very Good - in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Leans slightly otherwise a very well presented copy. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 172839

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Titel: Home From War: How Love Conquered the ...

Verlag: Mainstream Publishing

Erscheinungsdatum: 2009

Einband: Hardback in Dust Wrapper.

Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Dust Jacket Included

Auflage: 1st Edition

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Lance Corporal Martyn Compton’s life was changed beyond recognition when he was blown up in a Taliban ambush that killed three of his colleagues. His survival was described as a "miracle," as he suffered third degree burns to 75 per cent of his body. He endured 15 operations and doctors used shark cartilage as a base for new skin on his face. But he did not have to face this grueling ordeal alone. From the moment she heard of his near-fatal wounds, Martyn’s fiancée Michelle Clifford found an inner strength to help them both face the future. During Martyn’s treatment, Michelle kept a diary in which she revealed her innermost thoughts and emotions she wished she could relay to her wounded partner. Home from War gives a rare insight into the story behind the headlines when soldiers die or are injured. It is also the account of Martyn’s battle for adequate compensation. This exploration of how one courageous man came to terms with losing his handsome young face cannot fail to inspire.

About the Author:

LCpl Martyn Compton, a Household Cavelryman, miraculously recovered from a Taliban bomb attack in Afghanistan in 2006. Marnie Summerfield Smith is a journalist who has written for numerous national newspapers, including the Guardian and the Sunday Mirror.

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