The writing of British military veteran and author Edward Denmark
After serving his country in The Falklands, Northern Island and the former West Germany, Edward turned his hand to writing. His first book Not For Queen and Country was published in 1998. Keep up to date with his blog and news of a new book on the way.
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NOT FOR QUEEN AND COUNTRY IS A GRIPPING ACCOUNT OF A YOUNG SOLDIER’S SERVICE IN THE FALKLANDS
Edward Denmark joined the British army for adventure and to serve Queen and country. However, as he prepared to go ashore in the frozen windswept Falkland Islands 8000 miles from home and facing a well dug-in larger enemy force, he understood at that moment that this was not for Queen and Country, he was now fighting for his own life.