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All things wise and wonderful

Story of a Yorkshire veterinarian and his patients, friends, and neighbors.

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  • "Vets might fly"
  • "Vets in a spin"

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  • "Story of a Yorkshire veterinarian and his patients, friends, and neighbors."@en
  • "In the third volume of his memoirs, an English veterinarian reminisces about his animal patients and their owners, and about his experiences in the RAF during World War II."
  • "In the midst of World War Two, James is training for the Royal Air Force, while going home to Yorkshire whenever possible to see his very pregnant wife, Helen. Musing on past adventures through the dales, visiting with old friends, and introducing scores of new and amusing characters-- animal and human alike-- Herriot enthralls us once again with his uncanny ability to spin a most engaging and heartfelt yarn."
  • "Herriot uses his RAF training period during World War II as a skeleton upon which he hangs reminiscences of his experiences as a large and small animal doctor in the Yorkshire dales."@en
  • "Veterinarian James Herriot recalls life in England during World War II, when the great forces of the modern world came even to his sleepy Yorkshire hamletOnly a couple of years after settling into his new home in northern England, James Herriot is called to war. In this series of poignant and humorous episodes, the great veterinarian shares his experiences training with the Royal Air Force, pining for a pregnant wife, and checking in on the people back home who made his practice so fascinating. As the young men of Yorkshire are sent into battle and farmers consider the broader world they're a part of, Herriot reflects on the lives-human and animal alike-that make his home worth fighting for."@en
  • "Herriot once again brings us his life story of rewarding experiences as a country veterinarian."@en
  • "This is the third delightful volume of the author's memoirs. In the midst of World War II, the Yorkshire veterinarian muses on past adventures through the Yorkshire dales, visiting with old friends and introducing scores of new characters--both human and animal."@en
  • "An autobiography of James Herriot, a veterinarian in Yorkshire, England."@en
  • "In the midst of World War II, the Yorkshire veterinarian muses on past adventures through the Yorkshire dales, visiting with old friends and introducing scores of new characters--both human and animal."
  • "In the midst of World War II, the Yorkshire veterinarian muses on past adventures through the Yorkshire dales, visiting with old friends and introducing scores of new characters--both human and animal."@en

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  • "Biography"@en
  • "Biography"
  • "Personal narratives"@en
  • "Large type books"@en
  • "Powieść angielska"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Electronic books"
  • "Anecdotes"
  • "Anecdotes"@en

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  • "All Things Wise and Wonderful"
  • "All things wise and wonderful"
  • "All things wise and wonderful"@en
  • "All things wise and wonderful : the classic memoirs of a Yorkshire country vet"@en

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