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Derek Robinson (born 1932) is a British author best known for his military aviation novels full of black humour. He has also written several books on some of the more sordid events in the history of Bristol, his home town, as well as guides to rugby. He was nominated for the Booker Prize in 1971 for his first novel, Goshawk Squadron.

After attending Cotham Grammar School, Robinson served in the Royal Air Force as a fighter plotter, during his National Service. He has a History degree from Cambridge University, where he attended Downing College, has worked in advertising in the UK and the US and as a broadcaster on radio and television. He was a qualified rugby referee for over thirty years and is a life member of Bristol Society of Rugby Referees. He was married in 1964.

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Total Books: 108
Splendid Little War
2014 - Splendid Little War (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781780878096
ISBN-10: 1780878095

Hornet's Sting
2013 - Hornet's Sting (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780857052254
ISBN-10: 085705225X
Genre: Literature & Fiction

War Story
2013 - War Story (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780857052261
ISBN-10: 0857052268
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Damned Good Show
2012 - Damned Good Show (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780857051172
ISBN-10: 0857051172
Genre: Literature & Fiction

A Good Clean Fight
2012 - A Good Clean Fight (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780857051189
ISBN-10: 0857051180
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Piece of Cake
2012 - Piece of Cake [R.A.F. Quartet] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780857050939
ISBN-10: 0857050931
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Hullo Russia Goodbye England
2011 - Hullo Russia Goodbye England (Paperback)Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780857050922
ISBN-10: 0857050923
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Rugby A Player's Guide to the Laws
2009 - Rugby a Player's Guide to the Laws (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780007330416
ISBN-10: 0007330413
Genre: Sports & Outdoors

Migraine Art The Migraine Experience from Within
2009 - Migraine Art the Migraine Experience From Within (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781556436727
ISBN-10: 1556436726
Genre: Arts & Photography

Invasion 1940
2006 - Invasion 1940 (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781845294410
ISBN-10: 1845294416
Genre: History

Red Rag Blues
2006 - Red Rag Blues (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781845292997
ISBN-10: 1845292995
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Goshawk Squadron
2005 - Goshawk Squadron (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781845291723
ISBN-10: 1845291727
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Invasion 1940 Did the Battle of Britain Alone Stop Hitler
2005 - Invasion 1940 Did the Battle of Britain Alone Stop Hitler (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780786716180
ISBN-10: 0786716185
Genre: History
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Kentucky Blues
2003 - Kentucky Blues [Cassell Military Paperbacks S.] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780304365661
ISBN-10: 0304365661
Genre: Literature & Fiction

A Load of Old Bristle Krek Waiter's Peak Bristle
2002 - A Load of Old Bristle Krek Waiter's Peak Bristle [Local Dialect] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781853067921
ISBN-10: 185306792X
Genres: History, Reference, Humor & Entertainment

Still in the Dreamtime
2001 - Still in the Dreamtime (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781896860992
ISBN-10: 1896860990

Cassell Military Classics War Story
2001 - Cassell Military Classics War Story [Cassell Military Paperbacks] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780304356423
ISBN-10: 0304356425
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Rugby A Referee's Guide
1999 - Rugby a Referee's Guide (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780002187541
ISBN-10: 000218754X
Genre: Sports & Outdoors

A Year with Rudolf Nureyev
1997 - A Year with Rudolf Nureyev (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780709061021
ISBN-10: 0709061021

The Best Green Walks in Bristol
1994 - The Best Green Walks in Bristol (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781898386094
ISBN-10: 1898386099

1986 - Monetarism and the Labour Market [The Library of Political Economy] (Paperback)
Winter's Crimes 9 [Winter's Crimes, 9] (Hardcover)
Incomes Policy [Ditchley papers] (Paperback)
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