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William and his uncle Ben

Barbara Wreaks Hoole Hofland

William and his uncle Ben

a tale designed for the use of young people

by Barbara Wreaks Hoole Hofland

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Published by Printed for A.K. Newman in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementprepared for the press by Mrs. Hofland.
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], 156, [2] p., [2] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20295224M

Sign and view the Guest Book, leave condolences or send flowers. PASCALL Benjamin William (Ben) 4/4//5/ Passed away tragically at Norske Skog as a result of an accident. Cherished and.   Will enjoys a nice visit from uncle Ben, Auntie Jo, and his young cousin, Amelia. Baby William with Ben, Jo and Amelia William falls asleep cuddling uncle Ben - .

  William was predeceased by his parents, Richard and Marion (nee Morgan) Salisbury; his uncle, Ben Morgan and aunt, Marguerite Olson. He is the dear step-son of Gertrude Salisbury. 'Uncle Bill' tells the story of Bill Slim, mastermind of the allied victory in Burma during World War 2. I read this book, primarily, as part of my research for some writing, but, from a starting position of agnosticism, I grew to massively respect this non-establishment figure who became one of our greatest ever generals/5.

  Directed by Jonas Elmer. With Alexander Magnússon, Rasmus Bjerg, Stinne Henriksen, Amina Arrakha. William lives with his uncle Nils. His father is dead and his mother is mentally unstable. Nils retired early and spends his day buying and selling stuff at a favourable price. Nils owes some gangsters money and they want their debt paid back/10().   In addition to running the family business, he was also a director of Weiner Memorial Medical Center, a hospital which his father Julius and Uncle Ben founded. He was a .


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