Fear Drive My Feet by Peter Ryan

By Peter Ryan

Fear force My toes is Peter Ryan’s enduring account of his time patrolling remoted areas of latest Guinea in the course of international struggle II.

Far from his fellow Australians and with jap forces ultimate in round him, the eighteen-year-old Ryan endures the hardships of the jungle, overcoming loneliness, fatigue and worry with quiet braveness. He unearths good looks within the rugged mountain landscapes of latest Guinea, and admires the appeal and resourcefulness of its people.

Rarely out of print some time past 4 many years, worry force My toes is a vintage memoir of the struggle within the Pacific, a huge paintings of Australian warfare literature. For the paintings he describes during this booklet, Peter Ryan was once offered the army Medal and pointed out in dispatches.

Peter Ryan has been a newspaper columnist, the director of Melbourne college Press and an officer of the Victorian ideally suited courtroom. He was once an intelligence operative at the back of enemy traces in New Guinea in global conflict II. He lives in Melbourne.

‘Outstanding.’ Peter Pierce

‘A relocating account of a tender man’s lonely heroism.’ Edward ‘Weary’ Dunlop

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