Heroes Of Tobruk is and sixteen year old Peter Fullerton and his best mate Tony Cantonelli give false names and lie about their age to enlist in the army Heroes of Tobruk follows Peter and Tony from the outbreak

  • Title: Heroes Of Tobruk
  • Author: David Mulligan
  • ISBN: 9781742833224
  • Page: 247
  • Format: Paperback
  • is 1940 and sixteen year old Peter Fullerton and his best mate Tony Cantonelli give false names and lie about their age to enlist in the army Heroes of Tobruk follows Peter and Tony from the outbreak of war, through military training and the Siege of Tobruk.A moving story about the horror of war and the courage of ordinary soldiers.

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    One thought on “Heroes Of Tobruk”

    1. Good, simple reading for early-mid adolescents. Lots of true facts encased in fiction – diary format of protagonists Peter Fullerton and Ton Cantonelli. I think the fact it’s fiction – or ‘faction’ – needs to be stated more obviously. There is a good ‘notes’ section at the back, to explain in a simple fashion the historical context. I do however think that some of the emotions stated by the characters – reflecting the thoughts/racism/bigotry of the time – could also have an a [...]

    2. I felt the author knew a lot of historical facts and made up a story so they could include as of them as possible. The information about the war was interesting but I thought the story was predictable and really just an afterthought.

    3. Good insight especially for younger people into conditions in the War. Made both kids and the husband read it!

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