SONGS FROM THE FRONT & REAR: CANADIAN SERVICEMEN'S SONGS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR.

By: Hopkins, Anthony.

Price: $30.00 USD

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Book Condition: Very Good+


192 pp, 4to (11 1/4" H). B&w photographs, drawings, cartoons, musical notation. **Warning: Some of the lyrics may be considered offensive!** Contains jovial drinking songs, outrageous songs, fighting songs, cynical songs, funny songs and just plain bawdy songs. You'll find the words and music that sustained Canadian soldiers, sailors and airmen through six years of loneliness and fears. Includes such well-known ditties as: Knees up Mother Brown; Bless 'em All; Lili Marlene; Hitler Only Has One Ball; and others. Very light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has light edge wrinkling - mainly at top/bottom of spine.

Title: SONGS FROM THE FRONT & REAR: CANADIAN SERVICEMEN'S SONGS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR.

Author Name: Hopkins, Anthony.

Categories: Military - World War II, Military - Music (Bands, Songs, etc.), Music & Dance,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Edmonton, Hurtig: 1979

ISBN Number: 0888301723

ISBN Number 13: 9780888301727

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 28062

Keywords: World War II, Songs, Servicemen, Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Folk songs, Popular music, Drinking Songs, Lyrics, Maple Leaf Squadron, Protest, Fear, Death, Sex, Relationships, Humour, Cynicism, Bawdy.,