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The Real James Herriot: The Authorized Biography


After qualifying as a vet in 1939, Alf Wight, aka James Herriot, moved to a veterinary practice in Thirsk. He was over fifty when his first book of ... Show synopsis

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Excellent biography

by ekk117 on Apr 1, 2010

This is an intimate biography of the famous vet by his son, also a vet. It also gives very good insight into all the other characters in the "All Creatures Great and Small" series.


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by alfred on Oct 16, 2008

For fans of the James Herriot books, this is a must read. This book was written by the real James Herriot's son Jim Wight. I thoroughly enjoyed this book especially reading about the real characters from the books.

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