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Peace Work By Spike Milligan

Peace Work
by Spike Milligan

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In 1946, Spike Milligan leaves the army and returns to a drab London to resume his career as a band musician. Eventually after several tours entertaining the troops in Germany, he turns to script writing for radio. This title presents his portrait.
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Peace Work Summary


Peace Work by Spike Milligan

This volume of Spike Milligan's memoires begins in 1946 when he leaves the army and returns to a drab London to resume his career as a band musician. Eventually after several tours entertaining the troops in Germany, he turns to script writing for radio, then teams up with some other lunatics including Harry Secombe and Peter Sellers who decide to call themselves "The Goons".

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About Spike Milligan


Spike Milligan was born at Ahmednagar in India in 1918. He received his first education in a tent in the Hyderabad Sindh desert and graduated from there, through a series of Roman Catholic schools in India and England, to the Lewisham Polytechnic. He then plunged into the world of Show Business, seduced by his first stage appearance, at the age of eight, in the nativity play of his Poona convent school. He began his career as a band musician, but has since become famous as a humorous scriptwriter and actor in both films and broadcasting. Spike received an honorary CBE in 1992.

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GOR001177429
Peace Work by Spike Milligan
Spike Milligan
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
1992-11-26
240
0140149708
9780140149708
N/A
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