All listings for this product
About this product
- DescriptionLance Corporal Martyn Compton's life was changed beyond recognition when he was blown up in a Taliban ambush that killed three of his colleagues. His survival was described as a 'miracle', as he suffered third degree burns to 75 per cent of his body. This book offers an insight into the story behind the headlines when soldiers die or are injured.
- Author BiographyLCpl Martyn Compton, a Household Cavelryman, miraculously recovered from a Taliban bomb attack in Afghanistan in 2006. He married his fiance, Michelle, a school teacher, in July 2008. Marnie Summerfield Smith is a journalist who has written for numerous national newspapers, including The Guardian and the Sunday Mirror.
- Author(s)Marnie Summerfield Smith,Martyn Compton,Michelle Compton
- PublisherMainstream Publishing
- Date of Publication05/03/2009
- GenreTrue Military / Combat Stories
- Place of PublicationEdinburgh
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintMainstream Publishing
- Out-of-print date19/03/2016
- Content Note1 x 8pp colour
- Weight549 g
- Width162 mm
- Height240 mm
- Spine30 mm
Best-selling in Other Books, Comics, Magazines
Save on Other Books, Comics, Magazines
- £11.40Trending at £13.15
- £32.34Trending at £39.99
- £10.11Trending at £11.17
- £14.83Trending at £15.73
- £11.99Trending at £14.01
- £11.60Trending at £14.20
- £9.42Trending at £14.23
This item doesn't belong on this page.
Thanks, we'll look into this.