Glimpses of Long Ago: Growing up in Wartime England
By Helena Long
Published: September 21, 2011.
Canadian author and poet Chris Long has written an intriguing book about his childhood and teenage years. Long grew up on a farm in Berkshire, England during the prewar and wartime years in the 1930s and 1940s. The Japanese surrendered and World War II ended the day before Long became eligible for service.