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Passport to Hell - Smith, D. I. B. (Volume editor), and Hyde, Robin
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`This man is the biggest, laziest, rottenest, most troublesome- And in the trenches he's one of the best soldiers I ever had.' Passport to Hell is the story of James Douglas Stark-Starkie-and his war. Journalist and novelist Robin Hyde came across Starkie while reporting in Mt Eden Gaol in the 1930s and immediately knew she had to write his `queer true terrible story'. The result was greeted by John A. Lee, war veteran, author and politician, as `the most important New Zealand war book yet published'. Born in Southland and ...

Passport to Hell 2015, Auckland University Press, Auckland

ISBN-13: 9781869408398