Nine lives / by Alan C. Deere ; with a foreword by Lord Dowding.
By: Deere, Alan C.Material type: BookPublisher: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 1959Description: 262 pages,  pages of plates : illustrations, map, portraits ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): Deere, Alan C | Britain, Battle of, Great Britain, 1940 | World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, British | World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, New Zealand | Fighter pilots -- Great Britain | Wanganui (N.Z.) -- BiographyDDC classification: Summary: "Deals mainly with the Battle of Britain. One chapter on author's early years in New Zealand"--Bagnall.
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Heritage copy at B DEE.
Deere was born in Westport but his family moved to Wanganui where he grew up in a semi-rural environment and attended Marist Brothers' School and Wanganui Technical College.
"Deals mainly with the Battle of Britain. One chapter on author's early years in New Zealand"--Bagnall.