The Resource The complete McAuslan, George McDonald Fraser, (electronic resource)

The complete McAuslan, George McDonald Fraser, (electronic resource)

Label
The complete McAuslan
Title
The complete McAuslan
Statement of responsibility
George McDonald Fraser
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
George MacDonald Fraser's hilarious stories of the most disastrous soldier in the British Army are collected together for the first time in one volume. Private McAuslan, J., the Dirtiest Soldier in the World (alias the Tartan Caliban, or the Highland Division's answer to the Pekin Man) first demonstrated his unfitness for service in The General Danced at Dawn. He continued his disorderly advance, losing, soiling or destroying his equipment, through the pages of McAuslan in the Rough. The final volume, The Sheikh and the Dustbin, pursues the career of the great incompetent as he shambles across North African and Scotland, swinging his right arm in time with his right leg and tripping over his untied laces. His admirers know him as court-martial defendant, ghost-catcher, star-crossed lover and golf caddie extraordinary. Whether map-reading his erratic way through the Sahara by night or confronting Arab rioters, McAuslan's talent for catastrophe is guaranteed. Now, the inimitable McAuslan stories are collected together in one glorious volume
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1925-2008
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Fraser, George MacDonald
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Soldiers
  • Scots
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
The complete McAuslan, George McDonald Fraser, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11833455
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11833455
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11833455
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11833455
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The complete McAuslan, George McDonald Fraser, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11833455
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11833455
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11833455
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11833455
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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