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Escape and evasion : prisoner of war breakouts and the routes to safety in World War Two / [Ian Dear].

By: Dear, Ian.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : New York, NY : Arms and Armour Press ; Sterling Pub. [distributor], c1997Description: 192 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1854092936.Other title: Prisoner of war breakouts and routes to safety in World War Two [Subtitle on spine.].Subject(s): World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, German | Escapes -- History -- 20th century | Escapes | World War, 1939-1945 | Prisoners of warDDC classification: 940.54/7243
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A collection of eighteen stories about the experiences of prisoners of war throughout history who managed to gain their freedom, including tales of escapes by Allied, German and Japanese soldiers, as well as the stories of the Cockleshell Heroes and the Scarlet Pimpernel.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 184-185) and index.

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