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Helen Dunmore
The Siege
The threat of war had been hanging over the people of Bristol long before the declaration came on 3 September 1939.
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Bristol at War For some it almost came as a relief to know that war had finally arrived but there were fears that this war would be far worse than anything that had come before.
Sky over Raleigh Road during raid.
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Sky over Raleigh Road during raid
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