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ONE MAN'S WAR

By: Arneil Stan

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Alternative Publishing Company, Sydney: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2017024


This is the diary of the author Stan Arneil A.M. of his entire period of imprisonment from the fall of Singapore (changi) to and through the infamous Thailand (Burma Railway) camps to the end of the war with Japan. Included are photos taken by the author at his time of imprisonment. A very personal account. View more info

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UNDER THE WIRE The Wartime Memoir of a Spitfire Pilot, Legendary Escape Artist and Cooler King.

By: Ash William

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Bantam Books UK: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012450


Bill Ash, an American by birth relinquished his citizenship and joined the Royal Canadian Air Force to enable him to help with the war effort in Europe against the Nazis. An incredible story of being shot down over Europe, surviving the plane crash and making his way to Paris only to be betrayed to the Gestapo, tortured and sentenced to death as a spy. He was saved from the intervention of the Luftwaffe who sent him to the POW camp, Stalag Luft III. Bill Ash then bec... View more info

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PRISONERS OF THE JAPANESE

By: Daws Gavan

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster London: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012297


The Japanese army took over 140,000 military prisoners in the Second World War in the Pacific, British, Australian, American and Dutch. One in four died at the hands of their captors. Gavan Daws combined ten years of documentary research and hundreds of interviews with POWs on three continents to write this shattering re creation of the Allied experience. View more info

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MY PRISON, MY HOME One Woman's Story of Captivity in Iran

By: Esfandiari Haleh

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Harper Press, London: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012500


This is Haleh Esfandiari's recount of her terrifying three month ordeal in Iran's notorious Evin prison. his is a moving account of her triumph over interrogation, intimidation and fear in a country at the time on the brink of crisis. View more info

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The Wolf How One German Raider Terrorised Australia and the Southern Oceans in the First World War

By: Guilliatt Richard and Hohnen Peter

Price: $22.00

Publisher: William Heinemann Australia: 2009

Edition: 1st Soft Cover Edition

Seller ID: 2016036


Excellent condition , The task of The Wolf in the First World War was to inflict maximum destruction on Allied shipping using all the latest technology of warfare. Drawn from eyewitness accounts, declassified government files and unpublished diaries and correspondence discovered during five years of research, this is the story of the Wolf's voyage, one of the most remarkable but least known episodes of the First World War. View more info

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A FOREIGN FIELD A True Story of Love and Betrayal in the Great War

By: Macintyre Ben

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harper Collins, London: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012298


In August 1914 four young British soldiers find themselves trapped behind enemy lines at the height of the fighting on the Western Front. Unable to get back to their units, they sheltered in the tiny French village of Villeret. A compelling story of love and betrayal and an investigation by the author of who betrayed the men leading to their trial and killing. View more info

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HEAVEN & HELL The War Diary of a German Paratrooper

By: Poppel Martin

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Spellmount, UK: 1988

Edition: 1st UK

Seller ID: 2012368


A deeply personal bookj, the author describes his time in the Hitler Youth service from 1933 and continues with his subsequent service with the paratroops. The author was captured by the 6th Airborne Division on the Rhine and was a prisoner of war in England returning home in 1945. View more info

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PRISONER OF WAR Voices from Captivity During the Secand World War

By: Rollings Charles

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Ebury Press UK: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012291


Prisoner of War draws together a wealth of material fronm interviews to personal correspondence, to diaries and wartime logs. The book follows those involved from capture, through interrogation, imprisonment, escape, to final liberation and homecoming. View more info

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THE WHITE MOUSE

By: WAKE Nancy

Price: $110.00

Publisher: SYDNEY. N.S.W. AUSTRALIA, The Macmillan Company of Australia Pty. Ltd.: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 251216


Book in very good condition with clean, unclipped dust jacket. Internally book pages clean, tightly bound and no inescriptions. Inside front and back boards includes map of Europe with towns and locations noted relevant to Nancy Wake. This is the autobiography of Nancy Wake, an Australian living in Paris at the onset of World War 11 and her subsequent participation as a secret agent and saboteur against the Gestapo. View more info