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Behind the Call of Duty By Bob Thorogood

Behind the Call of Duty by Bob Thorogood

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Summary

How did a little urchin, born in the last months of World War II in the back streets of Northampton, grow up to eventually occupy the chair of the town's Police Commander? This autobiography chronicles a childhood that may be seen as lonely, and provides an insight into what happened in a number of high profile cases, both local and national.

Behind the Call of Duty Summary

Behind the Call of Duty: A Policeman's Story by Bob Thorogood

How did a little urchin, born in the last months of World War II in the back streets of Northampton, grow up to eventually occupy the chair of the town's Police Commander? This autobiography chronicles a childhood that may be seen as lonely, and provides an insight into what happened in a number of high profile cases, both local and national.

Behind the Call of Duty Reviews

"A fascinating journey through Bob's life. I could see how this shaped Bob's life and his commitment to policing. A good insight into policing in Northamptonshire." Peter Maddison, Chief Constable of Northamptonshire"A riveting biography... this is one of the most interesting and best amateur biographies I have read." Writers' Forum Magazine

About Bob Thorogood

Bob Thorogood was born in Northampton, leaving school at fifteen to make his way in life; starting as a grocer's errand boy, through the building trade and eventually finding his true calling as a Police Officer. He is married with two sons and a daughter and still lives in Northamptonshire.

Additional information

GOR002031327
9781905237906
1905237901
Behind the Call of Duty: A Policeman's Story by Bob Thorogood
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Troubador Publishing
2006-08-15
288
N/A
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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