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Canon Noel Duckworth: An Extraordinary Life

Canon Noel Duckworth: An Extraordinary Life

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This paperback book is written by Michael Smyth, detailing the life of Canon Noel Duckworth, first Chaplain at Churchill College. It covers his early life as as student and active rower, including participating in the 1936 Olympics; his role in World War II and work as a prisoner of war on the Burma railway; his return to Cambridge to take up posts as Chaplain first at Jesus College and then at Churchill; through to his death in 1980. The book includes much material from primary sources, in the author's words, "to help readers appreciate why so many regard him as an truly exceptional individual". 

The book has 104 pages and is approximately 18cm wide by 24cm tall.

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