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FREE READ ô Naples '44 Y from the war after its liberation from the Nazi occupation Lewis writes in striking detail about the Neapolitan people and the effects of World War II on their everyday livesDevastating poignant and occasionally humorous Naples ’44 is a captivating read that brings to vivid life th. This is a delightful memoir diary really by an author whose work I hope to encounter again This isn t a tale of derring do by a fearless commando Lewis is an intelligent and tender hearted citizen of the world thrust reluctantly into a wartime situation where he sees little actual warfare In fact he had a Webley revolver aka known as the wobbly Webley by anyone who used it thrust upon him at embarkation with 5 rounds of ammunition Apparently he had never fired the weapon in training and held true to that throughout the war retaining the same 5 rounds for the durationLewis was employed in the capacity of intelligence officer a sort of pseudo policeman on liaison duties with the locals In this capacity he sees little combat but witnesses firsthand the detritus of war and the effect it has on the city of Napl

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FREE READ ô Naples '44 Norman Lewis’s groundbreaking book about Naples in the wake of the Nazi occupation is a spellbinding narrative of triumphs and tragedies in war torn ItalyAs a young man assigned to Italy with the British Intelligence Corps in 1944 Norman Lewis witnessed the city’s turbulent recover. It was uite a different sort of autobiographical account to read the daily diary entries of Norman Lewis about his experiences as a UK intelligence officer in Naples when he was stationed there for a year just after the Germans left in 1944 It was fascinating to read how he had to deal with all the plundering bribery and prostitution in the city People were starving and would do anything in their power to get food and protect their families Lewis certainly dealt with all the turmoil in a surprisingly relaxed and humorous way As he notes only 14 of all the Allied shipments whether food or euipment arrived at their proper destination and army euipment is widely sold in the Naples street markets He notes there was not a single house in Naples that did not have British American or Canadian blankets Lewis accep

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FREE READ ô Naples '44 E struggles and resilience of one culture as well as the punishing effects of war Based on Lewis’s diary from that time the book offers both the passionate rendering of daily life in Naples and an unforgettable look at this uniuely formative time in the history of Italy and the world. I have lived as an expat in Naples for three and a half years now and have a small library of English language books on Naples my adopted city This one is perhaps the best and certainly one of the most entertaining In summary the book is the autobiographical account of a British counterintelligence officer in Allied occupied wartime Naples The account takes place after the invasion of Sicily and before the liberation of Rome My maternal grandfather was with Patton s 3ID and at Anzio and was wounded at Monte Cassino Reading the book I couldn t help but wonder if he and Lewis ever crossed pathsAlthough Lewis tries gamely to ferret out the Fascists allegedly hiding in the wainscoting the real protagonists of the story are the Neapolitans themselves desperately trying to survive during a war induced famine Alm


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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Naples '44 AUTHOR Norman Lewis It was uite a different sort of autobiographical account to read the daily diary entries of Norman Lewis about his experiences as a UK intelligence officer in Naples when he was stationed there for a year just after the Germans left in 1944 It was fascinating to read how he had to deal with all the plundering bribery and prostitution in the

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    SUMMARY Naples '44 EBOOK DOWNLOAD Naples '44 AUTHOR Norman Lewis FREE READ ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ô Norman Lewis I have a GR virtual bookshelf for WWII and this is the 39th book to be added to it None of the other 38 are anything like

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Naples '44 AUTHOR Norman Lewis Norman Lewis ô 0 FREE READ Norman Lewis the author of this book writes in diary format of his time in and around Naples from September 1943 to October 1944 He

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    FREE READ ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ô Norman Lewis Norman Lewis ô 0 FREE READ SUMMARY Naples '44 Harrowing unsparing penetrating yet throughout profoundly humane this reminiscence restores the good name of memoir NAPLES '44 details via diary entries no doubt reworked for the book's mid 1970s publication Norman Lewis' experience a

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Naples '44 AUTHOR Norman Lewis There was a humourous punchline at the end of each diary entry but the remaining contents could not entice me to finish the remaining half of the book I have always avoided Naples because of its reputation for crim

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    SUMMARY Naples '44 Norman Lewis ô 0 FREE READ EBOOK DOWNLOAD Naples '44 AUTHOR Norman Lewis This is a fine book accurate daily participation in history with the addition of Lewis's fine irony For example put in charge of Naples security by the Allies he is given the same offices the Germans had with all their files The persons reporting to German security snitching on their neighbors were the same ones who reported to Norman Lewi

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    SUMMARY Naples '44 EBOOK DOWNLOAD Naples '44 AUTHOR Norman Lewis Norman Lewis ô 0 FREE READ I have lived as an expat in Naples for three and a half years now and have a small library of English language books on Naples my adopted city This one is perhaps the best and certainly one of the most entertaining In summary the book is the autobiographical account of a British counterintelligence officer in Allied occupied wartime Naples The account takes place after the invasion of Sicily and before the li

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Naples '44 AUTHOR Norman Lewis A British intelligence officer on loan to the American Fifth Army Norman Lewis landed at Paestum with the Allies and soon found himself in Naples heading up the effort to root out collaborators a thankless task tha

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  • Naples '44
  • Norman Lewis
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  • 02 July 2020
  • 9781480433250