By Sarah Winman
Cornwall, 1947. Marvellous methods is a ninety-year-old lady who's lived on my own in a distant creek for almost all her existence. lately she's taken to spending her days sitting at the steps of her caravan with a couple of binoculars. She's looking forward to whatever - she's uncertain what, yet she'll comprehend it whilst she sees it. Freddy Drake is a tender soldier left reeling by means of the conflict. He's agreed to fulfil a death friend's final want and hand-deliver a letter to the boy's father in Cornwall. yet Freddy's trip doesn't visit plan, and sees him actually wash up in Marvellous' creek, damaged in physique and spirit. while Marvellous involves his relief, an not going friendship grows among the 2. Can Freddy supply Marvellous what she must say see you later to the realm, and will she provide him what he must move on?
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This was a dual machine-gun mount, the only adaptation to the guns being the removal of their stocks. The mount could rotate through 360 degrees, the motive power coming from the operator’s legs – he occupied a seat connected to the mount – while a brake lever could be applied to stop rotation. Both guns were sighted using a central AA ring sight, and feed for each gun was via Patronenkasten 36 150-round ammunition boxes. The Zwillingsockel 36 could be mounted to vehicle platform, such as the bed of a truck, or to the unusual MG-Wagen 36.
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A Year of Marvellous Ways by Sarah Winman