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The nine : the true story of a band of women who survived the worst of Nazi Germany —Strauss, Gwen, author.

"The Nine follows the true story of the author's great aunt Helene Podliasky, who led a band of nine female resistance fighters as they escaped a German forced labor camp and made a ten-day journey across the front lines...

The escape artists : a band of daredevil pilots and the greatest prison break of the Great War —Bascomb, Neal, author.

"The story of three downed British airmen who mastermind an elaborate, rollicking escape from a WWI German POW camp"-- Provided by publisher.

The grand escape : the greatest prison breakout of the 20th century —Bascomb, Neal, author.

"At the height of World War I, as battles raged in the trenches and in the air, another struggle for survival was being waged in the most notorious POW camp in all of Germany: Holzminden. A land-locked Alcatraz of sorts,...

Nazi prison camp escape —Burgan, Michael, author.

"The epic story of William Ash and the escape from Stalag Luft III German POW camp during World War II"-- Provided by publisher.

Zero Night : the untold story of World War Two's greatest escape —Felton, Mark, 1974-

"On August 30, 1942--Zero Night--40 Allied officers staged the most audacious mass escape of World War II. Months of meticulous planning and secret training hung in the balance during three minutes of mayhem as the offic...

The grand escape : the greatest prison breakout of the 20th century —Bascomb, Neal, author.

Recounts the escape from Germany's most notorious prison camp, Holzminden, by a group of Allied POWs in WWI.

The Escape Artists : A Band of Daredevil Pilots and the Greatest Prison Break of the Great War —Bascomb, Neal, author.
EBook
2018

This "fast-paced account" of WWI airmen who escaped Germany's most notorious POW camp is "expertly narrated" by the New York Times bestselling author ( Kirkus starred review). During World War I, Allied soldiers might av...

Escape, evasion, and revenge : the true story of a German-Jewish RAF Pilot who bombed Berlin and became a PoW —Stevens, Marc H.

Peter Stevens was a German-Jewish refugee who escaped Nazi persecution as a teenager in 1933. He joined the RAF in 1939 and after eighteen months of pilot training he started flying bombing missions against his own count...

Where eagles dare

An American general is shot down over Germany during WWII and captured. Unknown to the Germans, he has full knowledge of the D-Day operation. British Intelligence puts together a team to rescue him, but an American is in...

The dodger : the extraordinary story of Churchill's American cousin, two world wars, and the great escape —Carroll, Tim.

"The Dodger is the story of John Bigelow "Johnny" Dodge, a wartime hero and a pivotal figure in the escapade immortalised in the legendary Hollywood film The Great Escape. The American-born and well-connected Dodge was a...

The dodger the extraordinary story of Churchill's American cousin, two world wars, and the great escape —Carroll, Tim.
EBook
2013

"The Dodger is the story of John Bigelow "Johnny" Dodge, a wartime hero and a pivotal figure in the escapade immortalised in the legendary Hollywood film The Great Escape. The American-born and well-connected Dodge was a...

Collecting Colditz and Its Secrets : A Unique Pictorial Record of Life Behind the Walls —Booker, Michael, author.
EBook
2005

"Fully illustrated with photographs and historical artifacts, this detailed history reveals what life was like inside the infamous Nazi POW camp. During the Second World War, the centuries-old Colditz castle took on an i...

Tunnelling to freedom —Fancy, John.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2011

John Fancy, who died in September 2008, aged 95, was the most prolific escaper of the Second World War. Nicknamed the Mole, he dug eight tunnels at the various camps in which he was held, in East Prussia, Poland and Germ...

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