Don't miss The Sunday Telegraph for a free hour-long audiobook on Rememberance Sunday - BBC War Reports: The Home Front.
Beginning with Neville Chamberlain's announcement that "this country is at war with Germany", this disc includes eyewitness accounts of ordinary people caught up in the extraordinary times of The Second World War.
The people's determination and spirit shine through: air-raid shelters were often turfed or had flowers planted on top and, although faced with daily destruction, the public never lost their sense of humour.
Also, among many other observations, is one correspondent's incredibly moving description of London on fire: "if it weren't so appalling it would have been the most wonderful sights I'd ever seen. . ."
You can download BBC War Reports: The Home Front absolutely free, or simply pay postage to claim.